1-Cyanoimidazole as a Mild and Efficient Electrophilic Cyanating Agent.

@article{Wu20001CyanoimidazoleAA,
  title={1-Cyanoimidazole as a Mild and Efficient Electrophilic Cyanating Agent.},
  author={Wu and Limburg and Wilkinson and Hamilton},
  journal={Organic letters},
  year={2000},
  volume={2 6},
  pages={
          795-797
        }
}
A mild and high-yielding cyanating reaction of amine, sulfur, and carbanion nucleophiles is reported here using 1-cyanoimidazole as an electrophilic cyanating agent. 

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