Stereoselective reduction of the appropriate α-diphenylphosphinoyl ketone or addition of the lithium derivative of an alkyl diphenylphosphine oxide to an aldehyde or a ketone gives Horner-Wittig intermediates and hence the title compounds.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||9|
|Journal||Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1|
|State||Published - 1987|
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