Curtius rearrangement and Wolff homologation of functionalized peroxides

Patrick H. Dussault, Chunping Xu

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The Curtius and Wolff rearrangements of peroxide-containing alkanoyl azides and diazoketones provide an efficient entry to peroxy-substituted amines, isocyanates, carbamates, and peroxyalkanoates.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)7455-7457
Number of pages3
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number40
StatePublished - Sep 27 2004


  • Curtius
  • Peroxide
  • Peroxyalkanoate
  • Wolff

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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