Iodine-mediated arylation of benzoxazoles with aldehydes

A simple and efficient methodology for the arylation of benzoxazoles with aldehydes using iodine as the mediator has been developed. The reaction proceeded smoothly with a range of substrates to give the corresponding arylated products in moderate to good yields

 

Green Chem., 2013, 15,2365-2368
DOI: 10.1039/C3GC41027G, Communication
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Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, 31 Biopolis Way, The Nanos, Singapore 138669, Singapore
E-mail: ygzhang@ibn.a-star.edu.sg ;
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A simple and efficient methodology for the arylation of benzoxazoles with aldehydes using iodine as the mediator has been developed

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