Stereochemical features of iodocyclisations of 3-alkene-1,2-diols to β- hydroxytetrahydrofurans

Sean P. Bew, Jenny M. Barks, David W. Knight, Robert J. Middleton

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5-endo-Iodocyclisations of stereoisomers of 3-alkene-1,2-diols 9, 12, 15 and 18 are stereoselective and provide an efficient route to β- hydroxytetrahydrofurans. (C) 2000 Elsevier Science Ltd.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4447-4451
Number of pages5
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number22
Publication statusPublished - 8 Jun 2000

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