Brønsted acid-mediated nazarov cyclization of vinylallenes

Yen-Ku Wu, F. G. West

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(Figure presented) Treatment of siloxy enynes with base leads to the corresponding vinylsiloxyallenes which undergo Nazarov cyclization in the presence of trifluoroacetic acid to provide the cyclized product as a mixture of regioisomers in moderate to good overall yield.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5410-5413
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Organic Chemistry
Issue number15
StatePublished - 6 Aug 2010

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