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Org. Biomol. Chem., 2012,10, 7274-7277
22 May 2012,
26 Jul 2012
First published online
01 Aug 2012
A palladium-catalyzed atom transfer cyclization of unactivated alkyl iodide has been developed. A radical chain mechanism has been proposed for this transformation, which might not involve an alkylpalladium intermediate.