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5-Aminotetrazole monohydrate is a useful reagent in condensation reactions to form pyrimidines.
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Aldehydes can be converted to isonitriles via imine formation, catalytic reduction and hypobromite oxidation of the tetrazole ring: Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 15, 113 (1976): Org. Synth. Coll., 7, 27 (1990):