Gomberg-Bachmann reaction

What is Gomberg-Bachmann reaction?

The Gomberg-Bachmann reaction involves the formation of diaryl compounds from aryl diazonium salts and aromatic compounds, and the reaction is dependent on the presence of alkali.

Gomberg-Bachmann reaction
Gomberg-Bachmann reaction

References

M. Gomberg, W.E. Bachmann, “The Synthesis of Biaryl Compounds by Means of the Diazo ReactionJournal of the American Chemical Society 46, 2339 (1924)

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