Alkyl

  • (noun): Any of a series of univalent groups of the general formula CnH2n+1 derived from aliphatic hydrocarbons.
    Synonyms: alkyl group, alkyl radical

Some articles on alkyl, alkyls:

Migratory Insertion - CO Insertion - Mechanism
... CO inserts into a metal-alkyl bond via migratory insertion ... The key concept is that both the CO and the alkyl groups are ligands on the same metal ... The alkyl group migrates intramolecularly to an adjacent CO ligand within the coordination sphere of the Mn(I) centre ...
Alkylglycerol Kinase
... that catalyzes the chemical reaction ATP + 1-O-alkyl-sn-glycerol ADP + 1-O-alkyl-sn-glycerol 3-phosphate Thus, the two substrates of this enzyme are ... The systematic name of this enzyme class is ATP1-O-alkyl-sn-glycerol 3-phosphotransferase ... phosphotransferase, alkylglycerol phosphotransferase, and ATP 1-alkyl-sn-glycerol phosphotransferase ...
Polyquat
... name for a class of swimming pool and hot tub algaecide which is chemically mostly n-alkyl-dimethyl benzyl ammonium chloride (some dialkyl monomethyl isomers are ... The alkyl groups are usually C14 and C16 ... The common name derives from the fact that these compounds are POLY-alkyl QUATernary amines ...
S-alkylcysteine Lyase
... enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction an S-alkyl-L-cysteine + H2O an alkyl thiol + NH3 + pyruvate Thus, the two substrates of this enzyme are S-alkyl-L ... The systematic name of this enzyme class is S-alkyl-L-cysteine alkyl-thiol-lyase (deaminating pyruvate-forming) ... S-alkylcysteinase, alkylcysteine lyase, S-alkyl-L-cysteine sulfoxide lyase, S-alkyl-L-cysteine lyase, S-alkyl-L-cysteinase, alkyl cysteine lyase, and S-alkyl-L-cysteine ...
Disodium Tetracarbonylferrate - Reactions
... originally described for the conversion of primary alkyl bromides, RBr, to the corresponding aldehydes in a two-step, "one-pot" reaction Na2 + RBr → Na + NaBr This solution is then treated sequentially with PPh3 ... Na + NaCl Na + HCl → RCHO + "Fe(CO)4" + NaCl Disodium tetracarbonylferrate reacts with alkyl halides (RX) to produce alkyl complexes Na2 + RX → Na + NaX Such iron alkyls can be converted to the ...