Use of metalated enecarbamates in the squarate cascade. Direct access to highly functionalized 2,4-cyclooctadienones by intramolecular interception of the mesocyclic dienolates

Leo A. Paquette, Jingsung Tae

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A new method for constructing highly functionalized eight-membered ring ketones, fused to one or two additional rings as desired, is reported.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3151-3154
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number18
Publication statusPublished - 1997 May 5


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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