Mojtaba Mahyari, Shabnam Shaabani, Ahmad Shaabani and Seik Weng Ng Pages 858 - 864 ( 7 )
A Passerini-type condensation for the synthesis of α -acyloxycarboxamides starting from simple and readily available inputs, including an isocyanide, aldehydes and water in the presence of trimethylsilyl azide as a catalyst under reflux conditions in toluene in good yields, is described.
Isocyanide, Passerini reaction, α-acyloxycarboxamides.
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