Synthetic toolbox: Multicomponent reactions

Summary and further reading

Multicomponent reactions have attracted a significant amount of interest due to their numerous advantages including the reduction of waste due to their intrinsically atom economical nature.

Recommended reading:

R. C. Cioc, E. Ruijter and R. V. A. Orru, Multicomponent reactions: advanced tools for sustainable organic synthesis, Green Chem., 2014, 16, 2958–2975.