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Latent olefin metathesis catalysts

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Abstract

Olefin metathesis is a versatile synthetic tool for the redistribution of alkylidene fragments at carboncarbon double bonds. This field, and more specifically the development of task-specific, latent catalysts, attracts emerging industrial and academic interest. This tutorial review aims to provide the reader with a concise overview of early breakthroughs and recent key developments in the endeavor to develop latent olefin metathesis catalysts, and to illustrate their use by prominent examples from the literature.

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The article was received on 20 Feb 2009 and first published on 23 Sep 2009


Article type: Tutorial Review
DOI: 10.1039/B902345N
Citation: Chem. Soc. Rev., 2009,38, 3360-3372
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    Latent olefin metathesis catalysts

    S. Monsaert, A. Lozano Vila, R. Drozdzak, P. Van Der Voort and F. Verpoort, Chem. Soc. Rev., 2009, 38, 3360
    DOI: 10.1039/B902345N

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