Rhodium-catalyzed reactions of cyclobutanones with alcohols and amines forming esters and amides

Takanori Matsuda, Masanori Shigeno, Yohei Maruyama, Masahiro Murakami

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Abstract

Cyclobutanones react with alcohols in the presence of rhodium(I)-phosphine catalysts to give esters in good yields through an addition/ring-opening process. Amides are formed by a similar reaction with amines.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)744-745
Number of pages2
JournalChemistry Letters
Volume36
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2007 Jun 5
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)

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