Degradation Reactions

In this section, the most significant named organic reactions are listed, classified according to the type of chemical reaction. Among the named organic reactions of the degradations type we can highlight the following:

Barbier-Wieland degradation

Barbier-Wieland degradation

References:
H. Wieland, Ber. 45, 484 (1912)
P. Barbier and R. Locquin, Compt. Rend. 156, 1443 (1913)

Bergmann degradation

Bergmann degradation

References:

M. Bergmann, Science 79, 439 (1934)

Darapsky degradation

Darapsky degradation

References:

A. Darapsky, J. Prakt. Chem. 146, 250 (1936).
A. Darapsky and D. Hillers, J. Prakt. Chem. 92, 297 (1915)

Edman degradation

Edman degradation

References:

P. Edman, Acta Chem. Scand. 4, 283 (1950)

Gallagher-Hollander degradation

Gallagher-Hollander degradation

References:

V. P. Hollander and T. F. Gallagher, J. Biol. Chem. 162, 549 (1946)
C. W. Shoppee, Ann. Repts. (Chem. Soc., London) 44, 184 (1947)

Grignard degradation

Grignard degradation

References:

W. Steinkopf et al., Ann. 512, 136 (1934); 543, 128 (1940).
V. Grignard, Compt. Rend. 130, 1322 (1900)

Krafft degradation

Krafft degradation

References:

F. Krafft, Ber, 12, 1664 (1879)
F.C. Whitmore, Organic Chemistry, p255 (New York, 1955)
F. Klages, Lehrbuch der organischen Chemie I, pp262, 266, 368 (Berlin, 1952)

Miescher degradation

Miescher degradation

References:

C. Meystre, H. Frey, A. Wettstein and K. Miescher, Helv. Chim. Acta 27, 1815(1944)
C. W. Shoppee, Ann. Repts. (Chem. Soc. London) 44, 184 (1947)
F. S. Spring, J. Chem. Soc. 1950, 3355
A. Wettstein, and G. Anller, Experientia 1954, 407

Ruff-Fenton degradation

Ruff-Fenton degradation

References:

O. Ruff, Ber. 31, 1573 (1898); 32, 550 (1899)
H. J. H. Fenton, Proc. Chem. Soc. 9, 113 (1893)
W. Pigman The Carbohydrates (Academic Press, New York, 1957), p 118

Strecker degradation

Strecker degradation

References:

A. Strecker, Ann. 123, 363 (1862)
Schonberg et al., J. Chem. Soc. 1948, 176

Weerman degradation

Weerman degradation

References:

W. N. Haworth et al., J. Chem. Soc. 19344, t722; 1938, (1975)
E. S. Wallis and J. F. Lane, Organic Reactions 3, 275 (1946)
J. C. Sowden in W. Pigman, The Carbohydrares, p 120 (New York, 1957)

Wohl degradation

Wohl degradation

References:

A. Wohl, Ber. 26, 730 (1893); 32, 3666 (1899)
C. Zemplen, Ber. 59, 1254, 2402 (1926)
V. Dculofeu in Advances in Carbohydrate Chemistry 4, pp t29, 138 (New York, 1949)

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