Strategies for the direct oxidative esterification of thiols with alcohols

RSC Adv. 2022 May 13;12(23):14521-14534. doi: 10.1039/d1ra08058j. eCollection 2022 May 12.


This review paper provides an overview of the main strategies for the oxidative esterification of thiols with alcohols. The review is divided into two major parts according to final products. The first includes the methods for the synthesis of sulfinic esters, while the second contains the procedures for the fabrication of sulfonic ester derivatives.

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  • Review