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Molecules 2015, 20(8), 14699-14745;

Synthesis and Consecutive Reactions of α-Azido Ketones: A Review

Department of Chemistry, Government College University Faisalabad, Faisalabad-38000, Pakistan
Office of Research, Innovation and Commercialization, Lahore College for Women University, Lahore-54600, Pakistan
Department of Crop Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang-43400, Selangor, Malaysia
These authors contributed equally to this work.
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Academic Editors: Richard A. Bunce, Philippe Belmont and Wim Dehaen
Received: 20 April 2015 / Revised: 29 May 2015 / Accepted: 3 June 2015 / Published: 13 August 2015
(This article belongs to the Collection Heterocyclic Compounds)


This review paper covers the major synthetic approaches attempted towards the synthesis of α-azido ketones, as well as the synthetic applications/consecutive reactions of α-azido ketones. View Full-Text
Keywords: α-azido ketones; synthetic applications; heterocycles; click reactions; drugs; azides α-azido ketones; synthetic applications; heterocycles; click reactions; drugs; azides

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Faiz, S.; Zahoor, A.F.; Rasool, N.; Yousaf, M.; Mansha, A.; Zia-Ul-Haq, M.; Jaafar, H.Z.E. Synthesis and Consecutive Reactions of α-Azido Ketones: A Review. Molecules 2015, 20, 14699-14745.

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