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Rhodium Catalyzed C-H Activation

Posted by naturalproductman on January 28, 2011

Frank Glorius and co-workers at Organisch-Chemisches Institut der Westfalischen Wilhelms-Universitat Munster have reported in JACS on a rhodium catalyzed C-H activation process of an aryl ketone in the presence of internal alkynes to form indene structures.

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JACS paper

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