One-step synthesis of α,β-unsaturated ketones by the reaction of enol acetates with allyl methyl carbonate catalyzed by palladium and tin compounds

Jiro Tsuji, Ichiro Minami, Isao Shimizu

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    Enol acetates derived from saturated ketones are converted to α,β-unsaturated ketones by heating with allyl methyl carbonate in MeCN by bimetallic catalysis of palladium-phosphine complex and tin methoxide.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)5639-5640
    Number of pages2
    JournalTetrahedron Letters
    Issue number50
    Publication statusPublished - 1983


    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Biochemistry
    • Organic Chemistry
    • Drug Discovery

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