A facile synthesis of (+/-)-mintlactone

(+/-)-Mintlactone has been synthesized by applying a novel effective synthetic sequence. 4-Methylcyclohexanone was subjected to acetoxylation with Pb(OAc)(4). Hydrolysis followed by reaction with 2-chloroprogionyl chloride,then treatment with triethyl phosphite and, finally, Horner-Emmons-type intramolecular cyclization afforded (+/-)-Mintlactone.


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Citation Formats
C. Tanyeli and A. Demir, “A facile synthesis of (+/-)-mintlactone,” SYNTHETIC COMMUNICATIONS, pp. 3471–3476, 1997, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: https://hdl.handle.net/11511/45832.