Thermolysis of oxazolin‐5‐ones, 12. Formation of a cage compound by thermolysis of 2‐(4‐Chlorophenyl)‐2‐(3,3‐dimethylallyl)‐4‐phenyl‐5(2H)‐oxazolone

János Fischer, Ede Márványos, L. Párkányí, A. Kálmán, Wolfgang Steglich

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During thermolysis of title compound 1, the unusual cage compound 4 is formed (along with 2,3‐dihydropyridine 3); the structure of 4 was determined by X‐ray structure analysis. The formation of 4 can be explained by dimerization of the intermediates 2 and 3.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1697-1698
Number of pages2
JournalChemische Berichte
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - 1988


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