Asymmetric 1,4-Additions to Y-Menthyloxybutenolides;(part IV1) two Enantioselective Syntheses of 2-Methyl-1,4-Butanediol

Johan F.G.A. Jansen, Ben L. Feringa
1992 Synthetic Communications  
Based on the asymmetric Michael addition to 5(R)-and 5(S)menthyloxy-2[5H]-furanone two new syntheses of enantiomerically pure Rand S-2-methyl-1,4-butanediol are described. -----------
doi:10.1080/00397919208019320 fatcat:6eckokbmhza5bp6jkurvjk2yby