Triethylborane-induced free radical reactions with benzylidene Meldrum's acids. simple and efficient synthesis of benzyl Meldrum's acids

Shijay Gao, Tingkai Tzeng, Ying Tsang Lan, Ju Tsung Liu, Ching Fa Yao

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Abstract

We have developed a simple aerobic synthesis of benzyl Meldrum's acids from benzylidene Meldrum's acids with Et 3B or RI/Et 3B. The reaction system has also been applied successfully to the synthesis of benzyl Meldrum's acids in a one-pot procedure.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)347-361
Number of pages15
JournalArkivoc
Volume2009
Issue number12
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2009

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Keywords

  • Benzyl Meldrum's acid
  • Benzylidene Meldrum's acid
  • Free radical
  • Meldrum's acid
  • Triethylborane

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Organic Chemistry

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