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Halogenation of the 3-position of pyridines through Zincke imine intermediates

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Mechanistic Studies Yield Improved Protocols for Base-Catalyzed anti-Markovnikov Alcohol Addition Reactions

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Homologation of Electron-Rich Benzyl Bromide Derivatives via Diazo C–C Bond Insertion

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