Cobaloxime-catalyzed radical alkyl-styryl cross couplings

Bruce P. Branchaud, William D. Detlefsen

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Cobaloxime-catalyzed radical alkyl-styryl cross couplings can be accomplished by visible light photolysis of various alkyl bromide + styrene + in-situ-generated CoII (dmgH)2py + Zn in refluxing CH3CN or refluxing 95%EtOH.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)6273-6276
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number44
StatePublished - Oct 28 1991
Externally publishedYes


  • catalytic cross couplings
  • cobaloximes
  • radical-alkene additions

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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