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Norrish–Yang reaction

Photochemical process leading to the formation of cyclobutanols from excited carbonyl compounds by intramolecular γ-hydrogen abstraction (Norrish Type II photoreaction) and subsequent 1,4-diradical combination.
NT07427
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PAC, 2007, 79, 293 (Glossary of terms used in photochemistry, 3rd edition (IUPAC Recommendations 2006)) on page 375
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IUPAC. Compendium of Chemical Terminology, 2nd ed. (the "Gold Book"). Compiled by A. D. McNaught and A. Wilkinson. Blackwell Scientific Publications, Oxford (1997). XML on-line corrected version: http://goldbook.iupac.org (2006-) created by M. Nic, J. Jirat, B. Kosata; updates compiled by A. Jenkins. ISBN 0-9678550-9-8. doi:10.1351/goldbook.
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