A facile route to a polymer-supported IBX reagent

Z. Lei, C. Denecker, S. Jegasothy, D.C. Sherrington, N.K.H. Slater, A.J. Sutherland

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A three-step preparation of a polymer-supported IBX reagent from poly(p-methylstyrene) is reported. This reagent has been used successfully for the efficient oxidation of a series of alcohols to the corresponding aldehydes.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1635-1637
Number of pages2
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 17 Feb 2003


  • polymer-supported reagents
  • iodoxybenzoic acid (IBX)
  • oxidation
  • alcohols

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    Lei, Z., Denecker, C., Jegasothy, S., Sherrington, D. C., Slater, N. K. H., & Sutherland, A. J. (2003). A facile route to a polymer-supported IBX reagent. Tetrahedron Letters, 44(8), 1635-1637. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0040-4039(03)00041-8