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This two-step process is called the Williamson ether synthesis.

We saw an example of nucleophilic ring opening of epoxides in Section 15.4, where the reaction of Grignard reagents with ethylene oxide was described as a synthetic route to primary alcohols:

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Ch15 : ROH + R' X -> ROR' (Williamson ether synthesis)

PROBLEM 16.7Only one combination of alkyl halide and alkoxide is appropriate for the preparation of each of the following ethers by the Williamson ether synthesis. What is the correct combination in each case?

Can anyone help me with a Williamson ether synthesis?
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The second step was a Williamson ether synthesis. Sodium hydroxide (NaOH) is added in order to deprotonate both hydroxyl groups of the amino acid. Dimethyl sulfate (DMS) transfers its methyl group to the deprotonated hydroxyl group at the benzene ring of tyrosine. Simultaneously, the other methyl group is added to the carboxyl group as a methoxyl group (see figure 2) [1].

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