Facile Bridged Bicycloalkane Synthesis via Intramolecular Nitrone-Olefin Cycloaddition

Raymond L. Funk, Linus H.M. Horcher, Joy Umstead Daggett, Marvin M. Hansen

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Exocyclic nitrones smoothly participate in intramolecular cycloaddition reactions to provide bridged bicycloalkanes. The application of this methodology in the first total synthesis of the antifertility agent (±)-7,12-secoishwaran-12-ol is also discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2632-2634
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Organic Chemistry
Issue number15
Publication statusPublished - Jul 1983


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Organic Chemistry

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