Investigations into the role of ion pairing in reactions of heteroatom-substituted cyclic oxocarbenium ions

Siddhartha R. Shenoy, K. A. Woerpel

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(Chemical Equation Presented) The O-to-C rearrangement of vinyl acetals is used to demonstrate that tight ion pairing is not involved in the stereoselective nucleophilic addition reactions of alkoxy-substituted cyclic oxocarbenium ions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1157-1160
Number of pages4
JournalOrganic Letters
Issue number6
StatePublished - Mar 17 2005


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry

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