Direct electrophilic arene borylation is introduced as a new synthetic approach to aryl boronate esters. This perspective covers both the key historic breakthroughs and the more recent developments in this area.
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Accounts and Rapid Communications in Chemical Synthesis (SYNLETT)|
|Publication status||Published - 30 May 2012|
- boronate esters
- electrophilic aromatic substitution