Atom-efficient synthesis of α-alkylidene-N-furylimines via catalytic vinylcarbene-transfer reactions to carbonyl-ene-nitrile compounds

Masahito Murai, Shotaro Yoshida, Koji Miki, Kouichi Ohe

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The reaction of carbonyl-ene-nitrile compounds with propargyl carboxylates in the presence of a catalytic amount of PtCl2 afforded the α-alkylidene-N-furylimines with high stereoselectivities.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3366-3368
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number19
Publication statusPublished - May 13 2010


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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