Acyclic Pd-diaminocarbene complex showed high catalytic activity in Suzuki arylation of meso-chlorine-substituted tricarboindocyanine dyes. Arylated dyes were obtained in 57-83% yields in the presence of 5 × 10-4 equiv of catalyst. © 2013 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.
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- Cyanine dyes
- N-Heterocyclic carbenes
- Suzuki arylation