Iodanes as Trifluoromethylation Reagents

  • Natalja Früh
  • Julie Charpentier
  • Antonio TogniEmail author
Part of the Topics in Current Chemistry book series (TOPCURRCHEM, volume 373)


This chapter describes synthesis, structural properties, activation modes, and applications of hypervalent iodine reagents for trifluoromethylation, thereby focusing on recent advances.


Benziodoxole Benziodoxolone Hypervalent iodine Trifluoromethylation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Natalja Früh
    • 1
  • Julie Charpentier
    • 1
  • Antonio Togni
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of Chemistry and Applied BiosciencesSwiss Federal Institute of TechnologyZürichSwitzerland

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