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A mild oxidative transformation of nitro compounds into ketones by tetrapropylammonium perruthenate

Abstract

Oxidation of secondary nitro compounds with a catalytic amount of tetrapropylammonium perruthenate in the presence of N-methylmorpholine N-oxide, silver(I) acetate, potassium carbonate and 4 Å molecular sieves provides the corresponding ketones in moderate to good yields.

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J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 1, 1997, 207-210
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A mild oxidative transformation of nitro compounds into ketones by tetrapropylammonium perruthenate

Y. Tokunaga, M. Ihara and K. Fukumoto, J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 1, 1997, 207
DOI: 10.1039/A606332B

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