Copper-catalysed addition of α-alkyl azaarenes to ethyl glyoxylate via direct C(sp )-H activation

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Colleges, School and Institutes

Abstract

A novel protocol for the copper-catalysed direct C(sp )-H bond functionalisation of 2-alkyl azaarenes to CO double bonds has been developed, which expands the scope of C(sp )-H bond activation reactions and provides new access to medicinally important azaarene derivatives.

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5968-5971
Number of pages4
JournalRSC Advances
Volume2
Issue number14
Publication statusPublished - 21 Jul 2012