Selective synthesis of dibenzo[a,c]cyclooctatetraenes via palladium-catalyzed [4+4] cyclic homocoupling of borylvinyl iodobenzene derivatives

Hui-jun Zhang, Junnian Wei, Fei Zhao, Yun Liang, Zitao Wang, Zhenfeng Xi
  • Chemical Communications, January 2010, Royal Society of Chemistry
  • DOI: 10.1039/c0cc02380a