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    Oxidative 1,2-Difunctionalization of Ethylene via Gold-Catalyzed Oxyarylation

    Citation

    Russell, CA, Bower, J, Emmett, E & Harper, M, 2017, ‘Oxidative 1,2-Difunctionalization of Ethylene via Gold-Catalyzed Oxyarylation’. Journal of the American Chemical Society.

    Abstract

    Under the conditions of oxidative gold catalysis, exposure of ethylene to aryl silanes and alcohols generates products of 1,2-oxyarylation. This provides a rare example of a process that allows catalytic differential 1,2-difunctionalization of this feedstock chemical.

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