Oxidation of benzoins to benzils using sodium hydride

Cheonik Joo, Sunhae Kang, Sun Min Kim, Hogyu Han, Jung Woon Yang

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A highly efficient and eco-friendly oxidation of benzoins 1 to benzils 2 using sodium hydride has been developed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6006-6007
Number of pages2
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number46
Publication statusPublished - 2010 Nov 17

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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