Zr(OBu(t))4 can serve as an effective promoter for the Meerwein- Ponndorf-Verley alkynylation of aldehydes and it was found to be particularly attractive in the Meerwein-Ponndorf-Verley cyanation.
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- Acetone cyanohydrin
- Meerwein-Ponndorf-Verley alkynylation
- Zirconium alkoxides
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Organic Chemistry