Reductive dimerization of N-alkylimines into vicinal diamines has been performed by the action of a catalytic amount of lead(II) bromide and aluminum (1 equiv.) in THF containing trifluoroacetic acid (TFA) or aluminum(III) bromide.
|Number of pages||4|
|Publication status||Published - 1988|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Drug Discovery
- Organic Chemistry