Boekelheide reaction

  • Jie Jack Li


Treatment of 2-methylpyridine N-oxide with trifluoroacetic anhydride gives rise to 2-hydroxymethylpyridine.


Inorganic Chemistry Organic Chemistry Reaction Treatment Trifluoroacetic Anhydride 
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  • Jie Jack Li
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  1. 1.Chemistry DepartmentPfizer Global Research and DevelopmentAnn ArborUSA

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