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

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)12386-12389
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of the American Chemical Society
Issue number36
Early online date22 Aug 2017
StatePublished - 13 Sep 2017


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.

    Research areas

  • gold; catalysis; , commodity chemicals



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