Utility of Hydrogen Selenide and Its Related Salts for the Synthesis of Selenium- Containing Heterocycles

Author(s): Geoffroy L. Sommen, David Thomae

Journal Name: Current Organic Synthesis

Volume 7 , Issue 1 , 2010

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Interest in organoselenium chemistry has been increasing for the last 25 years. This paper reviews the use of sodium selenide and its hydrogenated form (NaHSe, H2Se) for the preparation of a wide variety of selenium-containing heterocycles.

Keywords: Selenide, heterocycles, selenium, selenacrown-ether, selenazole, selenazine, selenophenes

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Year: 2010
Page: [44 - 61]
Pages: 18
DOI: 10.2174/157017910790820337

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