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Synthesis of Oxazolidinones by Efficient Fixation of Atmospheric CO2 with Propargylic Amines by using a Silver/1,8-Diazabicyclo[5.4.0]undec-7-ene (DBU) Dual-Catalyst System

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  • Prof. Dr. Masahiro Yoshida,

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    1. Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Tokushima, 1-78-1 Sho-machi, Tokushima 770-8505 (Japan), Fax: (+81) 88-633-7294
    • Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Tokushima, 1-78-1 Sho-machi, Tokushima 770-8505 (Japan), Fax: (+81) 88-633-7294
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  • Tomotaka Mizuguchi,

    1. Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Tokushima, 1-78-1 Sho-machi, Tokushima 770-8505 (Japan), Fax: (+81) 88-633-7294
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  • Prof. Dr. Kozo Shishido

    1. Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Tokushima, 1-78-1 Sho-machi, Tokushima 770-8505 (Japan), Fax: (+81) 88-633-7294
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Abstract

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This'll fix it: Efficient fixation of atmospheric CO2 has been achieved by the reaction of propargylic amines with a silver/DBU dual-catalyst system (see scheme). Various oxazolidinones were synthesized in moderate to good yields by using substituted propargylic amines.

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