Formation of Gilman reagents (organocuprates) from alkyl halides

by James

Description: Alkyl halides will react with lithium metal (Li) to make organolithium reagents. When two equivalents of organolithium are combined with a copper halide, this will form organocuprates (Gilman reagents)
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Rajarshi Banerjee

Hey in the first example reaction it should be (CH3)2CuLi


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