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Issue 38, 2020
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Metal-free dehydrosulfurization of thioamides to nitriles under visible light

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Abstract

A visible light-mediated, metal-free dehydrosulfurization reaction of thioamides to nitriles is described. This reaction features high yields, mild reaction conditions, and the use of a cheap organic dye as the photoredox catalyst and air as the oxidant.

Graphical abstract: Metal-free dehydrosulfurization of thioamides to nitriles under visible light

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Submitted
21 Feb 2020
Accepted
28 Mar 2020
First published
30 Mar 2020

Chem. Commun., 2020,56, 5151-5153
Article type
Communication

Metal-free dehydrosulfurization of thioamides to nitriles under visible light

T. Xu, T. Cao, Q. Feng, S. Huang and S. Liao, Chem. Commun., 2020, 56, 5151
DOI: 10.1039/D0CC01380C

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