Selenofluorenone: Synthesis and cycloaddition chemistry

Peter T. Meinke, Grant A. Krafft, James T. Spencer

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Selenofluorenone, prepared from fluorenyl selenocyanate by base-induced elimination, participates efficiently in Diels-Alder cycloaddition and 1,3-dipolar cycloaddition reactions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3887-3890
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number34
StatePublished - 1987

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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