A vinyl-substituted (3-hydroxy carbanion syn-thon is produced by reduction of 1,3-diene monoepoxide with CrCl2 in the presence of Lil. The reagent reacts with aldehydes to afford R*,R* adducts stereoselectively.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of Organic Chemistry|
|Publication status||Published - 1990|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Organic Chemistry