An unusual reaction at C‐3 of 4‐methoxy‐6‐methyl‐2‐pyrone

M. Moreno‐Mañas, R. Pleixats

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Triacetic acid lactone methyl ether, 4, can be lithiated at C‐3 under kinetically controlled conditions. Further reaction with (E)‐2‐methyl‐3‐(4‐nitrophenyl)propenal results in an unusual condensation at C‐3. Copyright © 1991 Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2041-2043
JournalJournal of Heterocyclic Chemistry
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1991

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