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Magnesium Nitride as a Convenient Source of Ammonia: Preparation of Dihydropyridines

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posted on 21.08.2008, 00:00 authored by Katy L. Bridgwood, Gemma E. Veitch, Steven V. Ley
Magnesium nitride (Mg3N2) has been investigated for the preparation of dihydropyridines. This is a commercially available, bench-stable solid that generates ammonia upon treatment with protic solvents. The main features of the process are the facile reaction setup and good yields obtained in the majority of cases.

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