The isomerization of 5-, 6-, and 7-membered 1,3-dioxacycloalkanes to esters on various metal catalysts is reported, the hydrogenolysis pattern for this type of compound is determined, and a new reaction mechanism is proposed to interpret these catalytic processes.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 1 1981|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Molecular Medicine