Synthesis of allyl sulfides via a palladium mediated allylation

Barry M. Trost, Thomas S. Scanlan

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A mild chemo-, regio-, and diastereoselective substitution of allyl carbonates and vinyl epoxides by sulfur nucleophiles catalyzed by palladium can overcome difficulties in and complement conventional displacement without poisoning of the catalyst.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)4141-4144
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number35
StatePublished - 1986
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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