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Recent Advances in Radical C–H Activation/Radical Cross-Coupling

Recent Advances in Radical C–H Activation/Radical Cross-Coupling
Jue Wang, Atul K. Singh, Huamin Wang, Hong Yi, Aiwen Lei, Zhiyuan Huang, Guoting Zhang
Research and industrial interest in radical C–H activation/radical cross-coupling chemistry has continuously grown over the past few decades. These reactions offer fascinating and unconventional approaches toward connecting molecular fragments with high atom- and step-economy that are often complementary to traditional methods. Success in this area of research was made possible through the development of photocatalysis and first-row transition metal catalysis along with the use of peroxides as radical initiators. This Review provides a brief and concise overview of the current status and latest methodologies using radicals or radical cations as key intermediates produced via radical C–H activation. This Review includes radical addition, radical cascade cyclization, radical/radical cross-coupling, coupling of radicals with M–R groups, and coupling of radical cations with nucleophiles (Nu).

Publisher URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.chemrev.6b00620

DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemrev.6b00620

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