Nickel-Catalyzed Reductive Transamidation of Secondary Amides with Nitroarenes
Cheung, Chi Wai
Ploeger, Marten Leendert
- Publisher: American Chemical Society (Washington)
(issn: 2155-5435, eissn: 2155-5435)
nitroarenes | amide synthesis | reductive coupling | transamidation | nickel catalysis
Transmidation is an attractive method for amide synthesis. However, transamidation of secondary amides is challenging. Here, we describe a reductive transamidation method that employs readily available nitro(hetero)arenes as the nitrogen sources, zinc or manganese as re...