New reactions of 2-methylenetetrahydropyrans. A three component coupling protocol for the synthesis of tetrahydropyranyl ketides

Guohua Liang, Laura J. Bateman, Nancy I. Totah

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Three component coupling of a 2-methylenetetrahydropyran, an activated aldehyde or ketone and a secondary nucleophile provides an efficient preparation of tetrahydropyranyl ketides, a unit common to many complex natural products.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)6457-6459
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number42
StatePublished - 2009


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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