Chemoselective and stereoselective lithium carbenoid mediated cyclopropanation of acyclic allylic alcohols

M. J. Durán-Peña, M. E. Flores-Giubi, J. M. Botubol-Ares, L. M. Harwood, I. G. Collado, A. J. Macías-Sánchez, R. Hernández-Galán
2016 Organic and biomolecular chemistry  
A new method for the chemo- and stereoselective conversion of acyclic allylic alcohols into the corresponding substituted cyclopropane derivatives has been developed using lithium carbenoids.
doi:10.1039/c5ob02617b pmid:26846582 fatcat:zcftw6fqe5ecthefpwcdcxdpza