2-nitroglycals - preparation and nucleophilic addition reactions

C. W. Holzapfel, C. F. Marais, M. S. van Dyk

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2-Nitroglycals were prepared by reaction of the corresponding glycals with nitronium tetrafluoroborate and base. The stereoselective Michael addition reactions of Q-alkyl-2-nitroglucals with a number of nucleophiles are described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)97-114
Number of pages18
JournalSynthetic Communications
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1988

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Organic Chemistry


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