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Journal Article (Refereed)
July 2007

New stabilising groups for lateral lithiation of ortho-cresol derivatives

Wilkinson, J A & Ducki, S & Raiber, E 2007, 'New stabilising groups for lateral lithiation of ortho-cresol derivatives', Tetrahedron Letters, 48, pp.6434-6436.

Abstract

1-(2-Methoxyethoxy)-2-methylbenzene and 1-(2-dimethylaminoethoxy)-2-methylbenzene have been lithiated using sec-BuLi under a variety of conditions and the laterally lithiated species trapped with electrophiles.

Authors

SEEK Members

External Authors

Eun-Ang Raiber

Publication Details

Journal Name
Tetrahedron Letters

Volume
48

Pagination
6434-6436.