SN2' Additions of cuprates to sulfone and ester-polarized cyclopentenylic systems1 1 Syntheses via vinyl sulfones 34. For a review on this subject see Fuchs, P.L. Braish, T.F. Chem. Rev.1986, 86, 903.

Y. Pan, D. K. Hutchinson, H. H. Nantz, P. L. Fuchs

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The stereochemistry of SN2' addition of cuprates to sulfone and ester-polarized cyclopentenyl systems is shown to depend upon the nature of the leaving group. Allyl ammonium salts usually undergo stercospecific synfacial addition reactions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)467-478
Number of pages12
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1989
Externally publishedYes


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