18293-53-3

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TRIMETHYLSILYLACETONITRILE

Product Code: SIT8579.0

Cas No: 18293-53-3

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Boiling Point: 49-51° / 10

EINECS Number: 242-169-5

Molecular Weight: 113.23

Alternative Name: TMSAN

Specific Gravity: 0.829

Flashpoint: 50°C (122°F)

HMIS Key: 3-3-0-X

Hydrolytic Sensitivity: 4: no reaction with water under neutral conditions

Formula: C5H11NSi

Refractive Index: 1.4204

Application: Review of synthetic utility.1
Following lithiation with LDA may be alkylated with organobromides.2
Cyanomethylates quinolinium methiodides.3
?-lithio derivative reacts with aldehydes to give (Z)-?,?-unsaturated nitriles.4
Used to cyanomethylation of aryl bromides.5
Minireview.6
Under lithium acetate catalysis reacts to cyanomethylate aldehydes and ketones.7

Reference: 1. Handbook of Reagents for Organic Synthesis, Reagents for Silicon-Mediated Organic Synthesis, Fuchs, P. L. Ed., John Wiley and Sons, Ltd., 2011, p. 564-569.
2. Mauze, B. et al. J. Organomet. Chem. 1980, 411, 69.
3. Diaba, F. et al. J. Org. Chem. 2000, 65, 907.
4. Furuta, K. et al. Bull. Chem. Soc. Jpn. 1984, 57, 2768.
5. Wu, L.; Hartwig, J. F. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2005, 127, 15824.
6. Merino-Montiel, P. Synlett 2009, 507.
7. Kawano, Y. et al. Chem. Lett. 2005, 34, 1508.

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