A novel oxidation of thiophenes using HOF·MeCN

Shlomo Rozen*, Yifat Bareket

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The complex, HOF·MeCN made directly by bubbling fluorine through aqueous MeCN, oxidizes various types of thiophenes to the corresponding S,S-dioxides, including ones which could not be oxidized by any other method.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1959
Number of pages1
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number17
StatePublished - 1994


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