Photooxygenation of olefins, phenol, and sulfide using fullerodendrimer as catalyst

Yutaka Takaguchi, Yasushi Yanagimoto, Shohoko Fujima, Sadao Tsuboi

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Fullerodendrimer acts as a new catalyst that uses oxygen and light to generate singlet oxygen (1O2)- The dendrimer facilitates various types of singlet oxygenation reactions including ene reaction, the Diels-Alder reaction, and oxidation of phenol and sulfide.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1142-1143
Number of pages2
JournalChemistry Letters
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - Sep 5 2004


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