New Synthetic Reactions on the Basis of Transition Metal Catalysis. Catalytic Addition of Aromatic and Olefinic Carbon. Hydrogen Bonds to Carbon-Carbon Multiple Bonds

F. Kakiuchi, S. Murai

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Some ruthenium complexes have been found to catalyze the addition of ortho carbon-hydrogen bonds in aromatic ketones to olefins and acetylenes, and the addition of olefinic carbon-hydrogen bonds in α,β-enones to olefins with high efficiency and selectivity.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)241-247
Number of pages7
JournalRussian Journal of Organic Chemistry
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1996 Feb 1
Externally publishedYes


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  • Organic Chemistry

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