Radical-based methodology for efficient generation of acyclic N-acylimines

W. Chao, S. M. Weinreb

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α-Methoxybenzamides 11, which are convenient precursors of acyclic N-acylimines, can be cleanly generated in high yields via a free radical process starting from an o-aminobenzamide 16 derived from an N-t-butyl or N-cumyl secondary amine. (C) 2000 Elsevier Science Ltd.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)9199-9204
Number of pages6
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number48
StatePublished - Nov 25 2000

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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