Chemical Papers

, Volume 72, Issue 11, pp 2745–2752 | Cite as

Iodine-mediated acyloxyselenenylation of alkenes

  • Xiaolong Wang
  • Junxing Wang
  • Hongjie Li
  • Jie Yan
  • Zhenping YangEmail author
Original Paper


In the presence of I2, an acyloxyselenenylation of alkenes with diselenides and carboxylic acids is developed. This metal-free iodine-mediated acyloxyselenenylation proceeds efficiently under mild reaction conditions, affording a series of 2-acyloxy-1-selenides with high regioselectivity and in moderate to good yields.


Acyloxyselenenylation Acetoxyselenenylation Formyloxyselenylation I2 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Xiaolong Wang
    • 1
  • Junxing Wang
    • 1
  • Hongjie Li
    • 1
  • Jie Yan
    • 1
  • Zhenping Yang
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.College of Chemical EngineeringZhejiang University of TechnologyHangzhouPeople’s Republic of China

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