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Copper Catalyzed Sn2 prime

Posted by naturalproductman on January 31, 2011

Kiyoshi Tomioka and co-workers at Kyoto University have reported in the Journal of Organic Chemistry on a copper N-heterocyclic carbene complex that catalyzes an Sn2 prime reaction.

Sn2 prime

 

JOC paper

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