Catalytic tricarbonylation of alkynes with palladium catalysts

Yusuke Izawa, Isao Shimizu*, Akio Yamamoto

*Corresponding author for this work

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A novel catalytic process of introducing three CO units into alkynes by palladium-catalyzed alkoxycarbonylation was developed. Based on the fundamental studies on the behavior of organopalladium complexes, mechanisms to account for the mono- and tricarbonylation processes are proposed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1060-1061
Number of pages2
JournalChemistry Letters
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 2005 Jul 5

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Chemistry


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