Radical deoxygenation of alcohols via their trifluoroacetate derivatives with diphenylsilane

Doo Ok Jang, Joonggon Kim, Dae Hyan Cho, Chan Moon Chung

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Trifluoroacetate derivatives of alcohols can be used as precursors for the radical deoxygenation of alcohols with diphenylsilane. The reaction afforded high isolated yields of the deoxygenated products and neutral reaction conditions.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1073-1075
Number of pages3
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2001 Feb 5


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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