Investigation of copper(II) tetrafluoroborate catalysed epoxide opening

Amy S. Capes, Arthur T. Crossman, Lauren A. Webster, Michael A. J. Ferguson, Ian H. Gilbert

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    We report the extension of the copper(II) tetrafluoroborate catalysed opening of epoxides with alcohols to include a wider variety of alcohols, a range of solvents and a method to purify the products from the reaction.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)7091-7094
    Number of pages4
    JournalTetrahedron Letters
    Issue number52
    Publication statusPublished - 28 Dec 2011


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