Synthesis and Diels-Alder reactions of α,β-unsaturated γ-sultone

Albert W M LEE*, Wing Hong CHAN, L. S. Jiang, K. W. Poon

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An efficient synthesis of prop-1-ene 1,3-sultone 1 and its Diels-Alder reactions are reported; ring-opening reactions of the cycloadducts with nucleophiles and transformations to the sultams were also investigated.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)611-612
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1997

Scopus Subject Areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry


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