A copper-based catalytic system for carboxylation of terminal alkynes: Synthesis of alkyl 2-alkynoates

Kiyofumi Inamoto, Narumi Asano, Koji Kobayashi, Misato Yonemoto, Yoshinori Kondo

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Abstract

An efficient coupling of terminal alkynes and CO 2 in the presence of alkyl halides can be achieved under ambient conditions using a copper/phosphine catalyst system, providing facile access to a variety of functionalised alkyl 2-alkynoates.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1514-1516
Number of pages3
JournalOrganic and Biomolecular Chemistry
Volume10
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012 Feb 28

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry

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