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Controlled oxidation of pyrroles: synthesis of highly functionalized γ-lactams


Howard, JK and Hyland, CJT and Just, J and Smith, JA, Controlled oxidation of pyrroles: synthesis of highly functionalized γ-lactams, Organic Letters, 15, (7) pp. 1714-1717. ISSN 1523-7060 (2013) [Refereed Article]

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DOI: doi:10.1021/ol400491p


The oxidation of pyrroles usually leads to uncontrolled polymerization and decomposition. To overcome this problem, the controlled oxidation of substituted pyrroles with Dess-Martin periodinane is reported. This strategy yields a range of 5-aroyloxypyrrolinones.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Research Division:Chemical Sciences
Research Group:Organic chemistry
Research Field:Organic chemical synthesis
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding knowledge in the chemical sciences
UTAS Author:Howard, JK (Mr James Howard)
UTAS Author:Hyland, CJT (Dr Chris Hyland)
UTAS Author:Just, J (Mr Jeremy Just)
UTAS Author:Smith, JA (Professor Jason Smith)
ID Code:88743
Year Published:2013
Web of Science® Times Cited:28
Deposited By:Chemistry
Deposited On:2014-02-13
Last Modified:2017-10-25

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