A direct synthesis of trichodieneThe Journal of Organic Chemistry
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AbstractThe synthesis of trichodiene via the Ireland modification of the Claisen rearrangement is described. The enol ether resulting from the rearrangement functions as a protecting group during two reduction steps. The enol ether diastereomers can be conveniently separated by flash chromatography.
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Citation InformationGeorge A. Kraus and P.J. Thomas. "A direct synthesis of trichodiene" The Journal of Organic Chemistry Vol. 51 Iss. 4 (1986) p. 503 - 505
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