Conjugate addition reaction of organolithiums to naphthalenecarboxylates

Kiyoshi Tomioka, Mitsuru Shindo, Kenji Koga

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Reaction of 2,6-di-tert-butyl-4-methoxyphenyl naphthalenecarboxylates with organolithiums provided the addition products to naphthalene nucleus in quantitative yield.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1739-1740
Number of pages2
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 1990
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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