Oxidative Deprotection of Trimethylsilyl Ethers with Tetrabutylammonium Periodate (TBAPI) in the Presence of AlCl3 and BF3 in Aprotic Solvents

Document Type: Research Note

Authors

Department of Chemistry, Siraz University, Zip code 71454, Shiraz, I.R. IRAN

Abstract

Structurally different trimethyl silyl ethers are oxidized with Bu4/NIO4 in the presence of AlCl3 and BF3 as catalysts in CH3CN and CHCl3 under reflux conditions. The corresponding carbonyl compounds are isolated in good yields.

Keywords

Main Subjects