Synthesis of 2,2-Disubstituted Pentalenes and Indenes by a Useful Modification to Nakamura's DMCP [3+2]-Cycloaddition Protocol

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California at Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106-9510, USA, Fax +1(805)8935690
Synlett (Impact Factor: 2.42). 10/2009; 16(16):2637-2642. DOI: 10.1055/s-0029-1217755
Source: PubMed


A two-pot tactic is presented to reach the oxidized 2,2-dimethyl-substituted pentalene and indene ring systems.

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