Title

Generation of Molecular Complexity from Cyclooctatetraene Using Dienyliron and Olefin Metathesis Methodology

Grant Title

Natural Products Synthesis via Organoiron Methodology

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

5-2012

Source Publication

Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry

Source ISSN

1477-0520

Abstract

Transformation of the simple hydrocarbon cyclooctatetraene into a variety of polycyclic skeletons was achieved by sequential coordination to iron, reaction with electrophiles followed by allylated nucleophiles, decomplexation and olefin metathesis.

Document Rights and Citation of Original

Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry, Vol. 10 (May, 2012): 4844-4846. DOI: 10.1039/C2OB25636C.