Ruthenium catalysed N-alkylation of amines with alcohols

Mhsa Hamid, J M J Williams

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The conversion of primary amines into secondary amines has been achieved using alcohols as the alkylating agent, catalysed by [Ru(p-cymene)Cl-2](2) and a bidentate phosphine ligand.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)725-727
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 2007


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