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A convergent regiospecific synthesis of zirconium enolates

Kasatkin, A. and Whitby, R. J. (2003) A convergent regiospecific synthesis of zirconium enolates Tetrahedron, 59, (49), pp. 9857-9864. (doi:10.1016/j.tet.2003.09.022).

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alpha-Lithiated phenylsulphonyloxiranes insert into alkenylzirconocene chlorides with loss of phenylsulphinate to give zirconyloxiranes which smoothly rearrange by either alpha- or beta- C-O cleavage to afford regiodefined zirconium enolates which may be further elaborated.

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Published date: 1 December 2003
Keywords: zirconium enolate, carbenoid, lithiated oxirane, multicomponent, rearrangementcarbenoid insertion, oxiranyl anions, epoxides, rearrangement, chemistry, reagents, zirconacycles, derivatives, alkylation, mechanism


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ISSN: 0040-4020
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Date deposited: 17 Feb 2006
Last modified: 17 Jul 2017 16:29

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Author: A. Kasatkin
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