A novel intramolecular reaction between an alkylidenecarbene and the lone pair of electrons on a carbamate's nitrogen is described. The reaction occurs preferentially over an available 1,5 C-H insertion and gives substituted dihydropyrroles upon workup.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||12|
|Publication status||Published - Jun 1 1999|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Analytical Chemistry
- Organic Chemistry