Preparation of multifunctional stereodefined dienes

Fanie R. Van Heerden, Johan J. Huyser, Cedric W. Holzapfel

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A number of multifunctional 1,3-dienes with defined stereochemistry were prepared by using the products obtained in DABCO-catalyzed condensation reactions of α, β-unsaturated aldehydes with acrylonitrile or methyl acrylate, as substrates for nucleophilic substitution reactions.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2863-2872
Number of pages10
JournalSynthetic Communications
Issue number20
Publication statusPublished - 1 Nov 1994

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Organic Chemistry


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