Enol ethers: preparation and synthetic applications

J. B. Ousset, C. Mioskowski, Y. L. Yang, J R Falck

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A versatile preparation of α-alkoxyphosphonium bromides leading to enol ethers by Wittig coupling was exploited for the convergent synthesis of pheromones from the Douglas-fir tussock moth and the olive fly Dacus oleae as well as an oxaspirolactone and C-glycoside.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)5903-5906
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number51
StatePublished - 1984

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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