Carbonyl methylenation of easily enolizable ketones

Jun ichi Hibino, Takashi Okazoe, Kazuhiko Takai, Hitosi Nozaki

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An organometallic reagent prepared from CH2I2, Zn, and TiCl4 is effective for methylenation of the title ketones.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5579-5580
Number of pages2
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number45
Publication statusPublished - 1985
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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