Unique radical addition reactions onto perfluoro-enol esters

Ta i. Narita, Tokio Hagiwara, Hiroshi Hamana, Katsuhiko Tomooka, Yu Zhong Liu, Takeshi Nakai

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2-Benzoyloxy-F-propene, an F-enol ester, is shown to serve as a good and selective acceptor towards nucleophilic radicals generated from cyclic ethers, alcohols, and alkyl iodides to afford the addition product. The scope and synthetic utility of the radical addition reaction are described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6091-6094
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number34
Publication statusPublished - Aug 21 1995
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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