Bu4NF-BF3·Et2O as a new reagent for the selective deprotection of the enol ethers of γ-alkoxyallylstananes

Vladimir Gevorgyan, Yoshinori Yamamoto

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The combination of Bu4NF-BF3·OEt2 deprotects selectively the enol ether protecting group of γ-alkoxy- and benzyloxy-allytributylstannanes, without destannylating the tributylstannyl group, affording the corresponding γ-tributylstannyl aldehyde in high yield.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)59-60
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 1994
Externally publishedYes


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