Chemistry Letters
Online ISSN : 1348-0715
Print ISSN : 0366-7022
ISSN-L : 0366-7022
RHODIUM CATALYZED α-METHYLATION OF KETONES WITH CARBON MONOXIDE-WATER-FORMALDEHYDE SYSTEM
Yoshihisa WatanabeYutaro ShimizuKunihiko TakatsukiYoshinobu Takegami
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1978 Volume 7 Issue 2 Pages 215-216

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α-Methylation of ketones is catalyzed by rhodium chloride with aqueous formaldehyde under pressures of carbon monoxide at 180 °C. Cyclohexanone and acetophenone gave mono- and dimethylated ketones in good yields.

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