Conversion of steroidal δ-lactones into dihydropyrans or tetrahydropyrans

George Pettit, Jerry R. Dias

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By varying experimental conditions, diborane has been found useful for converting certain δ-lactones into either hemiacetal, tetrahydropyran, or dihydropyran derivatives.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)901-902
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society D: Chemical Communications
Issue number15
StatePublished - 1970

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  • Molecular Medicine


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