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A high yield synthesis of (±)-5,8-dimethoxy-2-α-hydroxyethyl-3,4-dihydronaphthalene, a key intermediate in anthracyclinone synthesis

Reddy, Parameswara M and Rao, GS Krishna (1981) A high yield synthesis of (±)-5,8-dimethoxy-2-α-hydroxyethyl-3,4-dihydronaphthalene, a key intermediate in anthracyclinone synthesis. In: Tetrahedron Letters, 22 (36). pp. 3549-3550.

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Abstract

The dimethoxytetralol gives on Vilsmeier reaction the dihydronaphthaldehyde (yield,92%), which on Grignard reaction with MeMgI affords the title compound (yield,�100%), the reactions constituting a high yield synthesis of this important anthracyclinone intermediate.

Item Type: Journal Article
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Department/Centre: Division of Chemical Sciences > Organic Chemistry
Date Deposited: 12 Aug 2009 05:33
Last Modified: 19 Sep 2010 05:34
URI: http://eprints.iisc.ernet.in/id/eprint/20716

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