An improved protocol for Petasis reaction of 2-pyridinecarbaldehydes

Hiroki Mandai, Kyouta Murota, Takashi Sakai

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    A highly efficient and improved method has been developed for Petasis reactions of various 2-pyridinecarbaldehydes with secondary amines and boronic acids under catalyst-free conditions. The desired products are obtained in up to 96% yield in refluxed acetonitrile.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)4779-4782
    Number of pages4
    JournalTetrahedron Letters
    Issue number36
    Publication statusPublished - Sept 8 2010

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Biochemistry
    • Drug Discovery
    • Organic Chemistry


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