Preparation of Amidines by Amidoxime Reduction with Potassium Formate
Kristina Nadrah, Marija Sollner Dolenc*
*Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Ljubljana, Aškerčeva 7, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia, Email: marija.sollnerffa.uni-lj.si
K. Nadrah, M. Sollner Dolenc, Synlett, 2007, 1257-1258.
Amidines can be prepared by reducing acylated amidoximes with potassium formate. This method has proved to be very simple and effective.
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palladium, reductions, amidines, green chemistry, formic acid