Phosphorus tri-iodide (PI), a powerful deoxygenating agent

J.N. Denis, A. Krief

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    On reaction with PI sulphoxides, selenoxides, aldehyde oximes, and primary nitroalkanes are transformed to sulphides, selenides, and nitriles, respectively.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)544-545
    Number of pages2
    JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
    Issue number12
    Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1980


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