Free‐Radical Reaction of 2‐Vinylcyclopropane‐1,1‐dicarboxylate with Alkynes

Che‐Ping ‐P Chuang, Tak Ho Johnny Ngoi

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A free‐radical reaction of dimethyl 2‐vinylcyclopropane‐1,1‐dicarboxylate with electron rich alkynes giving cyclopentene systems is described. This reaction can be achieved with p‐toluenesulfonyl chloride and phenyldisulfide as radical precursors.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)379-381
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the Chinese Chemical Society
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1991 Aug

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Chemistry


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