Umicore Hoveyda-Grubbs Catalyst M710

Umicore Hoveyda-Grubbs Catalyst M710


CAS Number: 1025728-56-6

Product class: N-Heterocyclic Carbene Ligands, M-C, Homogeneous Catalysts, Carbene Ligands, Hoveyda-Grubbs Catalyst® 2nd Generation, Alkoxybenzylidene Ligands, SIMes

Reaction type: Alkene Metathesis, Cross Metathesis, Ring Closing Metathesis, Self Metathesis

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Legal information

WO 2008 034552 applies.

Applications & references

Cross metathesis of terpenoids.

Reference: WO2012 004414


Ring closing metathesis of functionalized α,ω-dienes forming trisubstituted C-C double bonds.

Reference: J. Org. Chem. 2008, 73, 4225 (DOI: 10.1021/jo800203d)


Ring closing metathesis of functionalized enynes.

Reference: Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2009, 4254 (DOI: 10.1002/ejoc.200900407)


Cross metathesis with methyl acrylate.

Reference: Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2009, 4254 (DOI: 10.1002/ejoc.200900407)


Formation of trisubstituted alkens via cross metathesis.

Reference: Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2009, 4254 (DOI: 10.1002/ejoc.200900407)

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