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Conclusions

  • Craig JamiesonEmail author
  • Keith Livingstone
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Abstract

In the six decades following the initial synthetic report on the use of NIs, an enormous number of publications have exploited the unique properties of this valuable species. The 2007 rediscovery of the benefits of 2,5-diaryl tetrazole photolysis in particular has revitalised the field Wang et al. (Org Lett 9:4155–4158, 2007 [1]), with a number of new and exciting applications of the dipole emerging, relative to the limited literature activity of the 1980s and 1990s.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Pure and Applied ChemistryUniversity of StrathclydeGlasgowUK

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