Palladium-catalysed direct synthesis of benzo[b]thiophenes from thioenols

Kiyofumi Inamoto, Yukari Arai, Kou Hiroya, Takayuki Doi

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The one-pot conversion of thioenols into benzo[b]thiophenes was achieved by using a simple palladium catalyst such as PdCl2 or PdCl 2(cod).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5529-5531
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number43
Publication statusPublished - 2008


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