© 2015 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved. A boron trifluoride-methanol complex demonstrated remarkable deprotection selectivity against commonly used amino-protecting groups in the deacetylation of acetanilides and high sensitivity to the steric hindrance of substrates. The scope and limitations of the reaction were explored.
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- Boron trifluoride
Miltsov, S., Karavan, V., Misharev, A., Alonso-Chamarro, J., & Puyol, M. (2016). Boron trifluoride-methanol complex. Mild and powerful reagent for deprotection of acetylated amines. Scope and selectivity. Tetrahedron Letters, 57(6), 641-644. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tetlet.2015.12.087