A convenient synthesis of selenocarboxamides from nitriles

R. Kamiñski, R. S. Glass, A. Skowroñska

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Aromatic and aliphatic nitriles can be conveniently converted into the corresponding selenocarboxamides with monoselenophosphate in aqueous alcohol in 50-94% yield.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1308-1310
Number of pages3
Issue number9
StatePublished - Jan 1 2001


  • Monoselenophosphate
  • Nitriles
  • Selenocarboxamides

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Organic Chemistry

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