Palladium-catalyzed addition of alkynes to cyclopropenes

Jiandong Yin, John D. Chisholm

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The palladium catalyzed coupling of alkynes and cyclopropenes provides a powerful method for the synthesis of alkynylcyclopropanes, proceeding under mild conditions in the presence of many functional groups (such as esters, carboxylic acids, aldehydes, and alcohols).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)632-634
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number6
StatePublished - 2006

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • General Chemistry
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry


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