Synlett 2002(1): 0146-0148
DOI: 10.1055/s-2002-19357
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Palladium-Catalyzed Allylic Substitution Using in Situ Generated Allylindium Reagents

Phil Ho Lee*a, Sun-young Sunga, Kooyeon Leea, Sukbok Changba Department of Chemistry, Kangwon National University, Chunchon 200-701, Republic of Korea
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b Department of Chemistry, Ewha Womans University, Seoul 120-750, Republic of Korea
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Received 10 October 2001
Publication Date:
01 February 2007 (online)


It was found that in situ generated allylindium reagent from the reaction of allyl halides with indium is the efficient nucleophile for Pd-catalyzed allylic substitution to produce 1,5-dienes in good yield.