Efficient synthesis of aryl fluorides

Pazhamalai Anbarasan, Helfried Neumann, Matthias Beller

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"Chemical Equation Presented" Creating C-F bonds: A novel electrophilic fluorination of aryl and heteroaryl Crignard reagents has been discovered and was used for the efficient synthesis of various aryl fluoride derivatives (see picture; THF = tetrahydrofuran).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2219-2222
Number of pages4
JournalAngewandte Chemie International Edition in English
Issue number12
StatePublished - 15 Mar 2010
Externally publishedYes


  • Aryl fluorides
  • Aryl halides
  • Electrophilic fluorination
  • Grignard reagents
  • N-f reagents


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