Preparation of e-1-substituted-2-methoxybutadienes from methoxyallene

Andrew Kucerovy, Kent Neuenschwander, Steven M. Weinreb

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The title dienes have been efficiently Prepared by a two- step sequence involving initial alkylation of the carbanion derived from methoxyallene followed by isomerization to the 1,3-diene with pyridinium p-toluenesulfonate.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)875-879
Number of pages5
JournalSynthetic Communications
Issue number11
StatePublished - Jan 1 1983

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Organic Chemistry


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