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4-Hydroxycyclopentenones from furans

Posted by naturalproductman on November 16, 2014

Javier Read de Alaniz and co-workers from UCSB have reported in Tetrahedron Letters on the synthesis of cyclopentenones from furans through a Piancatelli rearrangement.
TL paper

Posted in Cascade Reactions, Methodology, Named Reactions, Piancatelli rearrangement, Ring Opening | 1 Comment »