Chemoselective aerobic oxidation of penicillin and cephalosporin derivatives into sulfoxides

Hideo Tanaka, Ryo Kikuchi, Sigeru Torii

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Abstract

Aerobic oxidation of penicillin and cephalosporin derivatives in the presence of cobalt(III) acetylacetonate and in aldehyde under oxygen atmosphere took place in a chemoselective manner to afford the corresponding sulfoxides, exclusively.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2343-2348
Number of pages6
JournalTetrahedron
Volume52
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Feb 12 1996

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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