A concise synthesis of highly substituted imidazoles via copper-mediated oxidative C-H functionalization

Amit N. Pandya, Devendra K. Agrawal

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We herein report a simple and concise route for the synthesis of highly substituted imidazole derivatives via copper-mediated oxidative C-H functionalization in good to high yields. The advantage of the reaction lies in its mild reaction conditions and readily available starting materials.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1835-1838
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - Mar 5 2014


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Drug Discovery

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