A new synthetic method to biaryls from arylzinc iodides using N-chloro-succinimide and a catalytic amount of palladium

K. M. Hossain, T. Shibata, K. Takagi

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Homo-coupling reactions of aryl- or alkynylzinc iodides were achieved by the use of N-chlorosuccinimide as an oxidant of zinc compounds in the presence of a catalytic amount of Pd.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1137-1138
Number of pages2
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 2000 Sep 4



  • Biaryls
  • Catalysis
  • Homo-coupling
  • Palladium
  • Zinc

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Organic Chemistry

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