Ligand promoted palladium-catalyzed homo-coupling of arylboronic acids

Ricky M S WONG*, Xiao Ling Zhang

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Palladium-catalysed homo-coupling of arylboronic acids can be promoted by phosphine or phosphite ligands thereby offering a simple and efficient protocol for the synthesis of symmetrical bi-aryl molecules and their higher homologues.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4087-4089
Number of pages3
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number24
Publication statusPublished - 11 Jun 2001

Scopus Subject Areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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