Convenient copper-mediated Chan-Lam coupling of 2-aminopyridine: Facile synthesis of N-arylpyridin-2-amines

J. Chen, K. Natte, Nikki Man, Scott Stewart, X.F. Wu

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© 2015 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved. A new and practical process for the synthesis of N-arylpyridin-2-amine derivatives has been developed. Under the assistance of copper, the desired products were produced from commercially available 2-aminopyridine and aryl boronic acids in moderate to good yields with good functional group tolerance.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4843-4847
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number33
Publication statusPublished - 2015


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