Three-component synthesis of cyclic enaminones via ketene cyclization

Hajime Seki, Gunda I. Georg

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Chemical equations presented. Cyclic six-membered enaminones were synthesized from three components (bromodiazoacetone, primary amine, and alkyne) in high yields via aza-Michael addition, Wolff rearrangement, and nucleophilic ketene cyclization.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2147-2149
Number of pages3
JournalOrganic Letters
Issue number9
StatePublished - May 6 2011


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