A Convenient, Highly Versatile Iodination Method of Alcohols Using Cesium Iodide/p- Toluenesulphonic Acid

Author(s): K. M. Khan, Zia-Ullah, S. Perveen, G. M. Maharvi, S. T.A. Shah, N. Ambreen, M. I. Choudhary, Atta-ur-Rahman, W. Voelter.

Journal Name: Letters in Organic Chemistry

Volume 2 , Issue 7 , 2005

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In situ generation of hydrogen iodide from cesium iodide/p-toluenesulphonic acid was found to be an attractive reagent for the conversion of alkyl, allyl and benzyl alcohols to their corresponding iodides in different solvents under mild conditions.

Keywords: cesium iodide, alcohols, iodides

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Year: 2005
Page: [644 - 647]
Pages: 4
DOI: 10.2174/157017805774297028
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