NHC-catalyzed reactions of enals with water as a solvent
Leong, Wendy Wen Yi
Chi, Robin Yonggui
Date of Issue2013
School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Water is demonstrated as a suitable solvent for NHC-catalyzed reactions of enals. The use of D2O as a solvent allows for the effective incorporation of deuterium isotopes into organic molecules.
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