Halogen exchange (Halex) reaction of 5-iodo-1,2,3-triazoles: Synthesis and applications of 5-fluorotriazoles

Brady T. Worrell, Jason E. Hein, Valery V. Fokin

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Abstract

A good exchange: 5-Iodo-1,2,3-triazoles undergo facile substitution reactions with fluoride salts, thus providing ready access to 5-fluorotriazoles (see scheme). The latter can be further elaborated with various nucleophiles to furnish fully substituted 1,2,3-triazole compounds.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)11791-11794
Number of pages4
JournalAngewandte Chemie - International Edition
Volume51
Issue number47
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 19 Nov 2012
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • click chemistry
  • fluorine
  • heterocycles
  • imaging agents
  • nucleophilic substitution

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Catalysis

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