Aldol Condensation Reactions Effectively Catalysed by Lewis Acid

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A complex of manganese (III) and R,R-1,2-Diaminocyclohexane linked ketopinic acid ligand was synthesized and utilised as catalyst in the aldol condensation reactions of benzaldehyde with various aliphatic ketones to furnish products with excellent yield of > 99%.

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