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.
Bibliographical noteFunding Information:
This work was supported by Korea Research Foundation Grant (1999-015-DP0219).
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Drug Discovery
- Organic Chemistry