The synthesis of bicyclo[6.2.0]decapentaene

Masaji Oda, Hidetoshi Oikawa

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The parent bicyclo[6.2.0]decapentaene is synthesized for the first time by thermal ring opening of its valence isomer. Thermal dimerization of the compound is also described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)107-110
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1980

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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