Oxidations

Si + O = O
December 1, 2011

Synthesis of Catechols from Phenols via Pd-Catalyzed Silanol-Directed C–H Oxygenation Synthesis of catechols using a silanol as activating group. Here you…

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What you Missed Last Month
December 1, 2011

What can we say? CPhI is really important and we had some very important activities going on, such as preparing the…

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The Light
October 1, 2011

Highly Efficient Continuous Flow Reactions Using Singlet Oxygen as a “Green” Reagent Continuous flow oxidation of substrates using singlet oxygen. I…

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Something New
October 1, 2011

Synthesis of Cyclic Enones via Direct Palladium-Catalyzed Aerobic Dehydrogenation of Ketones Synthesis of cyclic enones with a Palladium catalyst. Stahl (University…

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Go, Baby, Go!
September 1, 2011

Palladium-Catalyzed Carbonation–Diketonization of Terminal Aromatic Alkenes via Carbon–Nitrogen Bond Cleavage for the Synthesis of 1,2-Diketones Nitroalkanes and styrenes as raw materials…

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Review of the month : 2-Iodoxybenzoic acid (IBX)
September 1, 2010

For many chemists around the IBX is just another oxidant, and one with a bad reputation. Once seen only as a…

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Two or three is the same
March 1, 2009

Iodomesitylene-Catalyzed Oxidative Cleavage of Carbon–Carbon Double and Triple Bonds Using m-Chloroperbenzoic Acid as Terminal Oxidant Oxidative-cleavage of double and triple bonds…

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A load of esters
May 1, 2008

New Palladium-Catalyzed Methods for Ester Formation   For the fans of esters, we have here a couple of palladium methods for…

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