An Economical and Convenient Synthesis of Vinyl Sulfones
Zheng-Hui Guan, Wei Zuo, Lian-Biao Zhao, Zhi-Hui Ren, Yong-Min Liang*
*State Key Laboratory of Applied Organic Chemistry, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou 730000, P. R. of China, Email: liangymlzu.edu.cn
Z.-H. Guan, W. Zuo, L.-B. Zhao, Z.-H. Ren, Y.-M. Liang, Synthesis, 2007, 1465-1470.
An efficient synthesis of vinyl sulfones with commercially available sulfinic acid sodium salts and dibromides gave various phenyl and methyl vinyl sulfones in good yields, in the absence of any catalyst.
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