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Additive- and Photocatalyst-Free Borylation of Arylazo Sulfones under Visible Light

Yuliang Xu, Xinying Yang, Hao Fang*

*Department of Medicinal Chemistry, Key Laboratory of Chemical Biology (Ministry of Education), School of Pharmacy, Shandong University, 44 West Wenhua Road, Jinan, Shandong 250012, P. R. China, Email:

Y. Xu, X. Yang, H. Fang, J. Org. Chem., 2018, 83, 12831-12837.

DOI: 10.1021/acs.joc.8b01662


A photocatalyst- and additive-free, visible light induced borylation reaction of arylazo sulfones as starting materials offers mild conditions and wide substrate scope.

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Key Words

borylation, photochemistry

ID: J42-Y2018