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When you react 1-octene wih borane tetrahydrofuran solution and hydrogen peroxided over NaOH and water... (hydroboration- oxidation reaction) how do you run the reaction differently to improve the yield of the major product 1-octanol?

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    Oxymercuration/reduction? Not sure anymore...

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