Utility of hydrogen selenide and its related salts for the synthesis of selenium- containing heterocycles
Faculty of Pharmaceutical, Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences. Pharmacy
Current organic synthesis
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Interest in organoselenium chemistry has been increasing for the last 25 years. This paper reviews the use of sodium selenide and its hydrogenated form (NaHSe, H2Se) for the preparation of a wide variety of selenium-containing heterocycles.