Diels-alder reactions of 2H-thiopyrans

Dale E. Ward*, Wajdi M. Zoghaib, Chung K. Rhee, Gai Yuanzhu

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Oxygenated 2H-thiopyrans react with typical dienophiles to produce predominantly endo adducts in modest to high yield. The adducts can be desulfurized to give compounds equivalent to a Diels-Alder adduct of a cis -diene.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)845-848
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1990
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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