On the synthesis of substituted 2,2-dimethyl1-4-chromanones and related compounds

Péter Sebök, József Jekö, Tibor Timár, Joseph Cs Jaszberenyi

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A systematic study of the reaction of a series of monosubstituted phenols 3 and 3-methylbut-2-enoic acid 4 in phosphorus oxychloride/zinc chloride revealed that the formation of 4-chromanones was strongly infuenced by the substituents and their position on the aromatic ring of the starting phenols.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2791-2794
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number20
Publication statusPublished - May 12 1992


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  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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