Platinum(II) ion, in the presence of platinum(IV), is found to catalyse the hydroxylation of unactivated C-H bonds of aliphatic carboxylic acids in water with the following order of reactivity: α-C-H << β-C-H < γ-C-H ≥ δ-C-H ≈ ε-C-H.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications|
|State||Published - Dec 1 1991|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Molecular Medicine