Carbohydrates to carbocycles: Regio- and stereoselectivity in the intramolecular [2+2] photocycloaddition of dienic 2-enono-δ-lactones

Ana M. Gómez, Susana Mantecón, Sara Velazquez, Serafín Valverde, Pal Herczegh, J. Cristóbal López

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Carbohydrate derived 2-enono-δ-lactones, substituted at C-6, C-7 or C-8 with an electron-rich unsaturation, undergo efficient [2+2] intramolecular photocycloaddttton to generate densely functionalized, fused carbocyclic systems.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1402-1404
Number of pages3
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1998


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  • Organic Chemistry

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