Synlett 1998; 1998(9): 939-949
DOI: 10.1055/s-1998-1827
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Recent Developments of Compounds Containing the Nitrogen-Oxygen Moiety in Organic Synthesis

Shwu-Chen Tsay* , Himatkumar V. Patel, Jih Ru Hwu
  • *Organosilicon and Synthesis Laboratory, Institute of Chemistry, Academia Sinica, Nankang, Taipei, Taiwan 11529, Republic of China; Fax 886 2 7 88 13 37; 886 35 72 15 94; E-mail:
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31 December 2000 (online)

New ways to synthesize or to utilize the nitro compounds, nitrones, nitrates, oximes, hydroxylamines, and amine oxides are described in this Account. Discussions cover the design and mechanisms of some novel reactions involving compounds bearing an N-Ox(x=1-3) moiety.