One-Step Transformation of Trichloroacetamide into Isonitrile

Masaatsu Adachi, Tadachika Miyasaka, Honoka Hashimoto, Toshio Nishikawa

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A one-step transformation of trichloroacetamide, a protective group for the amine function, into isonitrile was successfully developed. The substrate scope and functional group tolerance of this procedure are also described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)380-383
Number of pages4
JournalOrganic letters
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2017 Jan 20
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry


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