Attempted fluorination of some 2,5-diarylfurans with the N-F reagent Selectfluor® has led instead to oxidative ring opening of the furan ring to give the cis-enedione, along with traces of the trans isomer, in good isolated yield.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|State||Published - Sep 18 2006|
- Oxidative ring opening
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Drug Discovery
- Organic Chemistry