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DtBAD

(Di-tert-butyl Azodicarboxylate)


Other Names:

Bis(1,1-dimethylethyl)azodicarboxylate

Di-tert-butyl azodiformate

DBAD




General Information:


Structure:



CAS Number: 870-50-8

Molecular Weight: 230.26 g/mol

Melting Point: 89-92 C


Di-tert-butyl azodicarboxylate (DtBAD) is a common reagent used in Mitsunobu reactions. Similar azodicarboxyates include DEAD and DIAD. Azo-type reagents such as ADDP are also used for Mitsunobu reactions.




Common Uses:


Reagent in Mitsunobu reactions





References:


1) WO2015144799, page 85

2) www.sigmaaldrich.com: Di-tert-butyl azodicarboxylate (link)

3) www.alfa.com: L00294 Di-tert-butyl azodicarboxylate, 98% (link)