Palladium-catalyzed bisdiene carbocyclizations: Cycloisomerizations of bisdienes bearing an ester substituent

James M. Takacs, Mohamad R. Jaber, Alexander V. Strakhov, Rajan V. Athalye

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Bisdienes bearing a terminal ester substituent undergo facile diastereoselective palladium-catalyzed cycloisomerization to afford cyclized enediene products bearing a β,γ-unsaturated ester side chain.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)5003-5006
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number28
Publication statusPublished - Jul 9 1998


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  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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