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Copper(I)-photocatalyzed trifluoromethylation of alkenes

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Using the photoreducible CuII precatalyst 2, trifluoromethylation reactions of alkenes are conducted effectively at low copper loading (0.1–0.5 mol%) on exposing the reaction mixture to sunlight/ambient light.

Graphical abstract: Copper(i)-photocatalyzed trifluoromethylation of alkenes

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The article was received on 06 Mar 2015, accepted on 05 May 2015 and first published on 14 May 2015

Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C5CC01923K
Citation: Chem. Commun., 2015,51, 9571-9574

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    Copper(I)-photocatalyzed trifluoromethylation of alkenes

    R. Beniazza, F. Molton, C. Duboc, A. Tron, N. D. McClenaghan, D. Lastécouères and J.-M. Vincent, Chem. Commun., 2015, 51, 9571
    DOI: 10.1039/C5CC01923K

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