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2,2,2-Trifluoroacetaldehyde O-(Aryl)oxime: A Precursor of Trifluoroacetonitrile

Bo Lin, Yunfei Yao, Yangjie Huang* and Zhiqiang Weng*

*Fujian Engineering Research Center of New Chinese Lacquer Material, Ocean College, Minjiang University, Fuzhou 350108, China, Email:,

B. Lin, Y. Yao, Y. Huang, Z. Weng, Org. Lett., 2022, 24, 2055-2058.

DOI: 10.1021/acs.orglett.2c00637

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2,2,2-trifluoroacetaldehyde O-(aryl)oxime releases CF3CN in quantitative yield under mildly basic conditions. 2,2,2-trifluoroacetaldehyde O-(aryl)oxime was successfully used in the synthesis of trifluoromethylated oxadiazoles.

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Preparation of 2,2,2-Trifluoroacetaldehyde O-(Phenyl)oxime

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ID: J54-Y2022