(Figure Presented) A chelation-assisted hydroesterification reaction of alkenes with sodium formate and alcohols that involves cooperative catalysis by Ru3(CO)12 and 2-pyridinemethanol is described. In this three-component coupling reaction, sodium formate serves as the carbon monoxide source.
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Journal of Organic Chemistry|
|Publication status||Published - 2014 Dec 19|
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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Organic Chemistry