Journal of Organometallic Chemistry. Vol. 859. 2018. P. 80-91
A new facile method for the synthesis of β-keto sulfones employing xanthates, DMSO, and Fenton's reagent is described. The reaction proceeds under very mild conditions providing a cost-effective straightforward approach to various β-keto sulfones in high yields. © 2018 Georg Thieme Verlag. All rights reserved.