Stereoselective synthesis of optically active cyclopenta[c]pyrans and cyclopenta[c]furans by the intramolecular Pauson-Khand reaction

2010-03-16
Sezer, Serdar
ŞAHİN, Ertan
Tanyeli, Cihangir
An intramolecular Pauson-Khand reaction of enynes derived from homoallyl, homopropargyl, and allyl alcohols is described. 2-Heteroaryl-substituted homoallyl, homopropargyl, and allyl alcohols are easily and efficiently resolved through enzymatic resolution in high ee (91-99%) and with a known stereochemistry. Each enantiomerically enriched enyne derived from homoallyl and homopropargyl alcohols affords the conformationally most stable diastereomeric cyclopenta[c]pyran ring system as the sole product, whereas enantiomerically enriched enynes derived from allyl alcohols give a diastereomeric cis:trans mixture of the cyclopenta[c]furan ring system.

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S. Sezer, E. ŞAHİN, and C. Tanyeli, “Stereoselective synthesis of optically active cyclopenta[c]pyrans and cyclopenta[c]furans by the intramolecular Pauson-Khand reaction,” TETRAHEDRON-ASYMMETRY, vol. 21, no. 4, pp. 476–485, 2010, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: https://hdl.handle.net/11511/34908.