Pd- and Cu-catalyzed selective arylation of benzotriazole

Irina P. Beletskaya, Dmitri V. Davydov, Marcial Moreno-Mañas

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Palladium(0)-catalyzed arylation of 1H-1,2,3-benzotriazole (BTA) in DMF at 150°C in the presence of copper salt with arylhalides proceeds regioselectively at N-1 position. Best result has been obtained with the PdCl2(dppe) as catalyst and the Cu(II) phenylcyclopropylcarboxylate as co- catalyst.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5617-5620
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number31
Publication statusPublished - 30 Jul 1998


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