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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