We thank the EPSRC (UK) for funding.
A Magnesium-Mediated Cascade Assembly for the Atom-Economical Synthesis of Bis(imidazolidine-2,4-dione)s†
Article first published online: 15 APR 2013
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Angewandte Chemie International Edition
Volume 52, Issue 20, pages 5364–5367, May 10, 2013
How to Cite
Hill, M. S., Liptrot, D. J. and Mahon, M. F. (2013), A Magnesium-Mediated Cascade Assembly for the Atom-Economical Synthesis of Bis(imidazolidine-2,4-dione)s . Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 52: 5364–5367. doi: 10.1002/anie.201301489
- Issue published online: 3 MAY 2013
- Article first published online: 15 APR 2013
- Manuscript Revised: 20 MAR 2013
- Manuscript Received: 20 FEB 2013
- homogeneous catalysis;
Bicycle race: Structurally complex bis(imidazolidine-2,4-dione) molecules may be synthesized with complete atom-efficiency from simple building blocks by a kinetically controlled magnesium-mediated cascade of intermolecular isocyanate insertion and intramolecular alkyne hydroamination reaction steps.