Synthesis of highly substituted cyclopentenones via the [4 + 1] cycloaddition of nucleophilic carbenes and vinyl ketenes

James H. Rigby, Zhengqiang Wang

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Abstract

(Matrix presented) Vinyl ketenes have been shown to undergo [4 + 1] cycloaddition with a variety of nucleophilic carbenes to deliver highly substituted cyclopentenones as products.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)263-264
Number of pages2
JournalOrganic Letters
Volume5
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 6 2003
Externally publishedYes

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