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Efficient Cross-Coupling of Aryl Chlorides with Arylzinc Reagents Catalyzed by Amido Pincer Complexes of Nickel

Li Wang and Zhong-Xia Wang*

*Department of Chemistry, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui 230026, PRC, Email:

L. Wang, Z.-X. Wang, Org. Lett., 2007, 9, 4335-4338.

DOI: 10.1021/ol701927g


A nickel-catalyzed Negishi cross-coupling reaction of aryl chlorides with arylzinc compounds using amido pincer type of ligands exhibited high catalytic activity and good functional group tolerance.

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Key Words

Negishi Coupling, Biaryls

ID: J54-Y2007-3270