Xanthate esters of 2° alcohols are converted to their chlorides with retention of configuration in good yield by use of sulfuryl chloride.
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- Drug Discovery
- Organic Chemistry
Kozikowski, A. P., & Lee, J. (1988). A useful method for converting 2° alcohols to their chlorides with retention of configuration. Tetrahedron Letters, 29(25), 3053-3056. https://doi.org/10.1016/0040-4039(88)85083-4