Simple inexpensive boron electrophiles for direct arene borylation

Alessandro Del Grosso, Matthew D. Helm, Sophia A. Solomon, Dolores Caras-Quintero, Michael J. Ingleson*

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Electrophilic direct borylation is facilitated, and arene substrate scope enhanced, by using electrophiles derived from inexpensive reagents; specifically an amine, BCl3 and AlCl3.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)12459-12461
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number46
Publication statusPublished - 14 Dec 2011


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