Chemistry of Heterocyclic Compounds

, Volume 52, Issue 6, pp 353–355 | Cite as

Recent progress in the synthesis of aziridine derivatives (microreview)

  • Szymon Jarzyński
  • Stanisław Leśniak
The goal of the present microreview is to cover the recent advances in the synthesis of aziridine derivatives. This review covers recent strategies (last 4 years) towards ethyleneimine via aziridination of alkenes and carbon-imine cyclization.


Alkene Apply Chemistry Hydroxylamine Thermolysis Full Professor 
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Authors thank the National Science Center (Cracow, Poland) for generous financial support within the project Preludium (Grant Preludium-8; UMO-2014/15/N/ST5/02897).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of ChemistryUniversity of ŁódźŁódźPoland

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