Ring expansion of ketones to 1,2-keto-thioketals

Spencer Knapp, Adrea F. Trope, Raphael M. Ornaf

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Treatment of cyclic ketones with (MeS)3C-Li, then CuClO4·4CH3CN, gives the corresponding ring expanded 1,2-keto-thioketals.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)4301-4304
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number45
StatePublished - 1980

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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