Dimethyldicyanosilane: A Reagent for Concurrent Silylation and Cyanosilylation of. β-Diketones

Ilhyong Ryu, Shinji Murai*, Akiko Shinonaga, Tetsuro Horiike, Noboru Sonoda

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Six-membered rings (5-cyano-2,6-dioxa-l-sila-cyclohex-3-enes) are obtained by the reaction of β-diketones with dimethyldicyanosilane in which concurrent silylation and cyanosilylation of the two carbonyl groups of β-diketones occur.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)780-782
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Organic Chemistry
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1 Jan 1978

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