Radical mediated-direct conversion of aldehydes into acid bromides

Dong Ho Kang, Tae Young Joo, Warinthorn Chavasiri, Doo Ok Jang

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A method of preparing acid bromides directly from aldehydes with Br3CCO2Et under radical conditions was developed. Aromatic aldehydes with electron-donating group were found to be more reactive than aromatic aldehydes with electron-withdrawing group and aliphatic aldehydes under reaction conditions.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)285-287
Number of pages3
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2007 Jan 8

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Funding Information:
This work was supported by joint research project under the KOSEF-NRCT cooperative program (F01-2004-000-10252-0) and CBMH.

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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