Oxidative decarboxylation of p-chlorobenzoylformic acid to p-chlorobenzoic acid occurs readily in the presence of a flavin, cyanide ion, and cationic micelles, the reaction involving trapping by the flaving of the carbanion intermediate formed from the cyanide-adduct.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications|
|Publication status||Published - 1979|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Molecular Medicine