Pd(0)-Catalyzed PMHS Reductions of Aromatic Acid Chlorides to Aldehydes
Kyoungsoo Lee and Robert E. Maleczka, Jr.*
*Department of Chemistry, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, Email: maleczkachemistry.msu.edu
K. Lee, R. E. Maleczka, Jr., Org. Lett., 2006, 8, 1887-1888.
DOI: 10.1021/ol060463v (free Supporting Information)
Polymethylhydrosiloxane (PMHS) under Pd(0) catalysis can efficiently reduce aryl acid chlorides to their corresponding aldehydes in the presence of fluoride without requiring an additional reductant.
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