Mn(III) acetate-mediated regioselective benzylation of various alpha,beta-unsaturated and beta-alkoxy-alpha,beta-unsaturated ketones

Tanyeli C. , Ozdemirhan D.

TETRAHEDRON LETTERS, vol.44, no.39, pp.7311-7313, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 39
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.tetlet.2003.08.001
  • Title of Journal : TETRAHEDRON LETTERS
  • Page Numbers: pp.7311-7313


We describe herein the results of manganese(III) acetate mediated alpha'-benzylation of various a,p-unsaturated and beta-alkoxy-alpha,beta-unsaturated ketones in moderate yields. (C) 2003 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.