2,2,3,3-Tetramethyloxirane (1) undergoes isomerization on copper intercalated graphite (graphimet) to t-butyl methyl ketone (4) via a 1,2-methyl migration and to 2,3-dimethylbut-3-en-2-ol (5) via a 1,3-hydrogen shift, as well as deoxygenation and dehydration products.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 1 1989|
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- Molecular Medicine