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Title: Silver-catalyzed synthesis of amides from amines and aldehydes

The invention provides a method for producing amides via the reaction of aldehydes and amines with oxygen adsorbed on a metallic silver or silver alloy catalyst. An exemplary reaction is shown in Scheme 1: (I), (II), (III). ##STR00001##
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President and Fellows of Harvard College (Cambridge, MA) CHO
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President and Fellows of Harvard College, Cambridge, MA (United States)
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