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C-O bond cleavage with Ir

Posted by naturalproductman on July 27, 2014

Alan Goldman and co-workers from Rutgers have reported in ACIE on an iridium pincer complex catalyzed C-O bond cleavage.


ACIE paper


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Mitsunobu with a catalytic twist

Posted by naturalproductman on March 8, 2013

Hiroyuki Ishibashi and co-workers at Kanazawa University have reported in ACIE on a Mitsunobu reaction where they use an iron catalyst and oxygen to regenerate the active azo reagent.


ACIE paper

Posted in Catalytic, Iron, Methodology, Mitsunobu, Named Reactions, Transition Metal | Leave a Comment »