Carbanion-accelerated Claisen rearrangements 3. Vicinal quaternary centers

Scott E. Denmark, Michael A. Harmata

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The preparation and Claisen rearrangement of highly substituted allyl vinyl ethers is described. It is demonstrated that the thermal and anionic versions of the Claisen rearrangement are capable of creating vicinal quaternary centers.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1543-1546
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number15
StatePublished - 1984

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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