Vaaguh (Stranger)
03-27-03 17:20
No 421738
      reduction of 2,5dimethoxy-beta-nitrostyrene  Bookmark   

Does anyone know if there are problems involved reducing 2,5-dimethoxy-beta-nitrostyrene using the Uruishibara catalyst?
(Hive Bee)
03-27-03 17:52
No 421743
      As far as i know, there should be no problems...  Bookmark   

As far as i know, there should be no problems with that. I have never heard of any that is :)

Please try and report your results back! Urushibura reductions has always intrigued me :)

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(Hive Addict)
03-27-03 18:17
No 421753
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Acidic, alkaline or neutral reaction conditions? What source of hydrogen are planning to use?