Diastereoselective synthesis of vicinal cis-dihydroxyheterospirocycles by one-pot epoxidation/spirocyclization of C(3)-functionalized cyclohex-2-en-1-ols

Ming Chang P. Yeh, Chia Jung Liang, Cheng Yuan Liu, Ya Fon Shih, I. Chen Lee, Hsiang Fang Liu, Jeng Long Wang

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Spirolactones, spirotetrahydrofurans, and spiropyrrolidines containing a vicinal cis-diol adjacent to the spiro-carbon center are prepared by one-pot epoxidation/spirocyclization of cyclohex-2-en-1-ols bearing an ester, alcohol, or amide functional side chain at the C(3) position of the ring.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3393-3399
Number of pages7
JournalOrganic and Biomolecular Chemistry
Issue number20
Publication statusPublished - 2013 May 28


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry

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