A new preparative method for α,β-unsaturated nitrites by the palladium-catalysed decarboxylation-dehydrogenation of allyl α-cyanocarboxylates

Ichiro Minami, Masami Yuhara, Isao Shimizu, Jiro Tsuji

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    Allyl α-cyanocarboxylates, derived from cyanoacetic acid, were converted into α,β-unsaturated nitriles in the presence of a palladium catalyst.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)118-119
    Number of pages2
    JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
    Issue number2
    Publication statusPublished - 1986


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