Synthesis of Jones Reagent

Jones Reagent

Synthesis of Jones Reagent Jones Reagent: 7-[2-Methoxyimino-2-{2-(2,2,2-trifluoroacetamido)-1,3-thiazol-4-yl}acetamido]-3-hydroxymethyl-3-cephem-4-carboxylic acid (syn isomer) (1.0 g.) was dissolved in a mixture of dimethylformamide (6 ml.) and acetone (30 ml.). Jones reagent (1.25 ml.), which was prepared from conc. sulfuric acid (0.28 ml.), chromium trioxide (0.33 g.) and water (0.9 ml.), was dropwise added thereto over 2 minutes with stirring … Read more