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Problem 14: What is the mechanism of the following reaction?
1) MCPBA
ОН +
enantiomer
2) HзО*
ОН
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Problem 14: What is the mechanism of the following reaction? 1) MCPBA ОН + enantiomer 2) HзО* ОН

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mCPBA (meta-chloro peroxy benzoic acid)  is an extremely useful reagent most frequently encountered in the synthesis of epoxides.  

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mela-chleropereryhenzeie arid m CPBA : Ho

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The reaction mechanism can be written in two steps. Firstly, mCPBA reacts with given alkene to form epoxide. Then, t...

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Step 1: Farmatn ot epaxide m-CPBA ce HFo ce

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