Five vs six membered ring formation in the vinyl radical cyclization

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The ratio of methylenecyclopentane to methylenecyclohexane derivatives observed in the vinyl radical cyclization increases with the concentration of substrate and tin hydride. This is interpreted to mean that these cyclizations are under thermodynamic control at low concentrations. © 1986.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Stork, G; Mook, R

Published Date

  • January 1, 1986

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 27 / 38

Start / End Page

  • 4529 - 4532

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0040-4039

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)84995-3

Citation Source

  • Scopus