Catalyst-free efficient aza-Michael addition of azoles to nitroalkenes

Yinuo Wu, Jun WANG, Pengfei Li*, Fuk Yee Kwong

*Corresponding author for this work

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An efficient aza-Michael addition of azole to nitroalkene has been developed. In this conjugate addition, no catalyst was employed and azole reacted with nitroolefin smoothly to afford new C-N bond adducts in good to excellent yields.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)788-790
Number of pages3
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2012

Scopus Subject Areas

  • Organic Chemistry

User-Defined Keywords

  • amination
  • azole
  • Michael addition
  • nitroalkene
  • nitroolefin


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