An interesting chloride ion effect in the Heck reaction

Craig A. Merlic, M. F. Semmelhack

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Addition of chloride ion is found to enhance the yields of cross-couplings between aryl iodides and selected olefin acceptors.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)C23-C27
JournalJournal of Organometallic Chemistry
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jul 24 1990

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Materials Chemistry


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