A useful approach to tricyclic compounds and medium ring diketones through the phosphoniosilylation reaction.

Alan P. Kozikowski, Sun Ho Jung

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The use of the "PSi" reaction in the construction of tricyclic structures has been probed. One example of the preparation of a medium ring compound is also provided.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3227-3230
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number28
StatePublished - 1986
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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