Selective removal of ortho halogens by a diorganolanthanoid

G. B. Deacon, Peter MacKinnon

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Abstract

Reaction of halogenobenzoic acids with bis(pentafluorophenyl)ytterbium(II) in tetrahydrofuran results in selective removal of ortho halogen substituents.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)783-784
Number of pages2
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Volume25
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1984

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