Efficient 4+1 syntheses of highly functionalized cyclopentenes

M. H. Nantz, X. Radisson, P. L. Fuchs

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Condensation of sulfone-activated methylene compounds with cis-l,4-dichloro-2-butene yields cyclopentenes. Elaboration of these cyclopentene products into highly functionalized intermediates is described.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)55-69
Number of pages15
JournalSynthetic Communications
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 1987
Externally publishedYes

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  • Organic Chemistry


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