Aeetoacetylation with diketene catalyzed by 4-dimethyl-aminopyridine

Abraham Nudelman, Rachel Kelner, Ncomi Broida, Hugo E. Gottlieb

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A useful procedure for the aeetoacetylation of alcohols I with diketene 2 to acetoaeetic esters 3 is reported.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)387-388
Number of pages2
JournalSynthesis (Germany)
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1989

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