Preparation of polyfunctional amines by the addition of functionalized organomagnesium reagents to nitrosoarenes

Felix Kopp, Ioannis Sapountzis, Paul Knochel

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The addition of functionalized arylmagnesium reagents to nitrosoarenes at -20°C in THF furnishes after a reductive work-up polyfunctional diarylamines in 43-74% yield.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)885-887
Number of pages3
Issue number6
StatePublished - May 26 2003



  • Amination reaction
  • Arylation of amines
  • Diarylamines
  • Nitrosoarenes
  • Organomagnesium reagents

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  • Organic Chemistry

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