Interactions, reactions or processes classified as:

Chain Extension

Chain extension is a process by which an organic moiety in transformed into a higher homolog. Chain extension can occur by many different reaction mechanisms. Carbons can be added in one, two or more atoms at a time.


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      2       +      2       +      2       +             +      2       +      

      2       +      2       +      2       +             +      2       +      

      2       +      2       +      2       +             +      2       +      

      2       +      2       +      2       +             +      2       +      

      2       +      2       +      2       +             +      2       +      

      2       +      2       +      2       +             +      2       +      

      2       +      2       +      2       +             +      2       +      

      2       +      2       +      2

      2       +      2       +      2       +             +      2