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Tosyl hydrazones to substituted alkenes

Posted by naturalproductman on April 17, 2012

William Kerr and co-workers from the University of Strathclyde have reported in Organic Letters on the conversion of tosyl hydrazones to substituted alkenes.  I’ve done a similar reaction converting tosyl hydrazones to a monosubstituted alkene using n-BuLi.

tosyl hydrazone

OL paper

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