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The DDQ mediated cyclization products of some 2-Hydroxy-3-(1'-Alkenyl)-1,4-Naphthoquinones

Ameer, F., Giles, R.G.F., Green, I.R. and Nagabhushana, K.S. (2002) The DDQ mediated cyclization products of some 2-Hydroxy-3-(1'-Alkenyl)-1,4-Naphthoquinones. Synthetic Communications, 32 (3). pp. 369-380.

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The DDQ mediated cyclisation products derived from 2-hydroxy-3-(1′-alkenyl)-1,4-napthoquinones viz. 17 were found to be temperature dependent. At 60°C the naphthofuranquinone 19 was the predominant isomer whereas at 8°C, the naphthopyranquinone 18 was exclusively formed.

Publication Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Chemical and Mathematical Science
Publisher: Taylor and Francis
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