A [3+2] annulation procedure for methylenecyclopentanes

Spencer Knapp, Una O'Connor, Dominick Mobilio

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A two step sequence converts certain cyclic enones to fused methylenecyclopentanes using the annulation reagent 2-chloromethyl-3-trimethylsilylpropene.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)4557-4560
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number47
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1980
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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