The alkynylation reaction of oxetanes

Masahiko Yamaguchi, Yukio Nobayashi, Ichiro Hirao

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γ-Hydroxyacetylenes were synthesized in high yields by the reaction of oxetanes with lithium acetylides in the presence of boron trifluoride etherate.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5121-5122
Number of pages2
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number46
Publication statusPublished - 1983 Jan 1
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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