A Facile, Catalytic Deoximation Method Using Potassium Bromide and Ammonium Heptamolybdate in the Presence of Hydrogen Peroxide in an Aqueous Medium
Nemai C. Ganguly*, Sujoy Kumar Barik
*Department of Chemistry, University of Kalyani, Kalyani 741235, India, Email: nemai_gyahoo.co.in
N. C. Ganguly, S. K. Barik, Synthesis, 2008, 425-428.
A simple, mild and efficient procedure cleaves a wide range of ketoximes and aldoximes to the corresponding carbonyl compounds in an aqueous medium using catalytic amounts of potassium bromide and ammonium heptamolybdate tetrahydrate in combination with hydrogen peroxide.
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