Recent Advances in the Chemistry of 2-AcylaziridinesThe authors thank the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation for the financial support (grant of the President of the Russian Federation no. MK-5965.2016.3).
Received: 19 June 2017
Accepted after revision: 31 July 2017
06 September 2017 (eFirst)
This review highlights recent achievements in the transformations of 2-acylaziridines toward the synthesis of cyclic and acyclic nitrogen-containing compounds. The influence of a carbonyl group on reaction selectivity is discussed.
2 Reactions via C–C Bond Cleavage
3 Reactions via C–N Bond Cleavage
3.1 Reactions Starting with the Aziridine Ring Opening
3.2 Reactions Starting at the Carbonyl Group