New highly soluble dimedone-derived iodonium ylides: Preparation, X-ray structure, and reaction with carbodiimide leading to oxazole derivatives

Chenjie Zhu, Akira Yoshimura, Pavlo Solntsev, Lei Ji, Yunyang Wei, Victor N. Nemykin, Viktor V. Zhdankin

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Highly soluble dimedone-derived o-alkoxyphenyliodonium ylides have been prepared and characterized by single crystal X-ray diffraction. These new iodonium ylides are useful reagents for the preparation of oxazole derivatives by reaction with carbodiimides.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)10108-10110
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number81
Publication statusPublished - 18 Oct 2012
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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