Named reactions Types of reaction Reagents and chemicals
Haloform reaction Halogenation/Halogen exchange reaction Liquid Br2, HBr, HCl, PBPB
Friedel Crafts reaction Halomethylation PCl5, SOCl2, POCl3,
Grignard reaction Dehalogenation Metals like Na, Mg, Zn, nBuLi
Landenburg reaction Carboxylation/decarboxylation Pd/C, Pt/C, Ru/C
Jones oxidation Amination, Cyanation KMnO4, MnO2, NaOCl,
Prins reaction Esterification/ Hydrolysis Oxone, H2O2,
Michael addition Ring closing/opening Gases like Cl2, ethylene oxide,
Mannich reaction Oxidation / Reduction H2, SO2,
Vilsmeier heck reaction Dealkylation/debenzylation Chemicals like Liquid NH3,
Suzuki Coupling Chiral reactions & resolutions Benzyl chloride
Blanc / Knoevenagel etc.. Hydrogenation etc., BH3-DMS , NaBH4 etc.,