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Reversing Conventional Site-Selectivity in C(sp3)-H Bond Activation
preprintsubmitted on 03.09.2018, 21:02 and posted on 05.09.2018, 11:12 by guoqin xia, pritha verma, jiang weng, Luoyan Liu, Ziqiang Li, jin-quan yu
Distal C(sp3)–H bonds of aliphatic alcohols are preferentially activated over proximate C(sp3)–H bonds through a combination of directing group design and ligand acceleration.
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in Nature Chemistry