A vinyl-substituted δ-hydroxy carbanion synthon is produced by reduction of 1,3-diene monoepoxide with CrCl2 in the presence of LiI. The reagent reacts with aldehydes to afford R*,R* adducts stereoselectively.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of Organic Chemistry|
|Publication status||Published - 1990|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Organic Chemistry