Direct C(sp3)-H Cyanation Enabled by a Highly Active Decatungstate Photocatalyst
Kunsoon Kim, Seulchan Lee and Soon Hyeok Hong*
*Department of Chemistry, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Daejeon 34141, Republic of Korea, Email: soonhyeok.hongkaist.ac.kr
K. Kim, S. Lee, S. H. Hong, Org. Lett., 2021, 23, 5501-5505.
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A highly efficient, direct C(sp3)-H cyanation under mild photocatalytic conditions offers excellent functional group tolerance. Notably, complex natural products and bioactive compounds were efficiently cyanated.
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