Rhenium-catalyzed addition of trimethylsilylacetylene to aldimines

Yoichiro Kuninobu, Yuichi Inoue, Kazuhiko Takai

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A rhenium complex, [ReBr(CO)3(thf)]2, catalyzes reactions of aldimines with trimethylsilylacetylene to give propargylamines in excellent yields. The reactions proceed at room temperature under solvent-free conditions.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1376-1377
Number of pages2
JournalChemistry Letters
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - Dec 5 2006
Externally publishedYes

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