Generation and reaction of an oxiranyl anion derived from α,β-epoxy-γ-butyrolactone

Kouji Kuramochi, Hideyoshi Itaya, Seigo Nagata, Ken Ichi Takao, Susumu Kobayashi

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Abstract

Generation and reaction of an oxiranyl anion on a lactone are described. Aldol-type condensation of epoxylactone and aldehydes was accomplished by a two-step procedure via trimethylsilyl epoxylactone.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)7367-7370
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Volume40
Issue number41
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1999 Oct 8
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Epolactaene
  • Fluoride-catalyzed aldol reaction
  • Oxiranyl anion
  • β-Angelica lactone epoxide

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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