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Keywords:

  • amines;
  • C[BOND]C activation;
  • photochemistry;
  • radicals;
  • ruthenium
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Photoscissors: Structurally variable and synthetically robust iminium ions and amino radicals species could be simultaneously generated by visible-light-promoted photoredox cleavage of the C[BOND]C bonds in simple vicinal diamine precursors under very mild reaction conditions.