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American Chemical Society
Journal of the American Chemical Society
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A general method has been developed for arylation of readily available 1H-perfluoroalkanes. The method employs aryl iodide and 1H-perfluoroalkane reagents, DMPU solvent, TMP2Zn base, and a copper chloride/phenanthroline catalyst. Preliminary mechanistic studies are reported.