The presence of LiCl allows the convenient preparation of magnesiated imidazoles starting from unprotected iodoimidazoles. They react with various electrophiles in satisfactory yields.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|State||Published - Apr 3 2007|
- Exchange reaction
- Organometallic reagents
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Organic Chemistry