Decarboxylative acylation of arenes with α-oxocarboxylic acids via palladium-catalyzed C-H activation

Mingzong Li, Haibo Ge

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Abstract

(Equation Presented). An efficient palladium-catalyzed decarboxylative acylation of unactivated arenes with α-oxocarboxylic acids is reported. This method provides a novel access to aryl ketones.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3464-3467
Number of pages4
JournalOrganic Letters
Volume12
Issue number15
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 6 2010

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