Synthesis of allenes via palladium catalysed addition of certain activated methynes to conjugated enzynes

Matthew M. Salter, Vladimir Gevorgyan, Shinichi Saito, Yoshinori Yamamoto

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The palladium catalysed reaction of conjugated enzynes 1 with certain activated methynes 2 gives allenes 3 in good to high yields.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)17-18
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 7 1996
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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