The hydroxylation and amidation of equilenin acetate catalyzed by chloro[5,10,15,20-tetrakis(pentafluorophenyl)porphyrinato]manganese(III)

Jerry Yang, Richard Weinberg, Ronald Breslow*

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The aromatic steroid equilenin acetate undergoes regioselective and stereoselective hydroxylation and amidation catalyzed by a manganese porphyrin using iodosobenzene (PhIO) and N-tosyliminophenyliodinane (PhINTs) as the oxygen and nitrogen donor, respectively.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)531-532
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number7
StatePublished - Apr 7 2000

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry


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