Russian Chemical Bulletin

, Volume 56, Issue 12, pp 2506–2509 | Cite as

Unusual pathway of alkylation of 2-(4-bromobenzylidene)-p-menthan-3-one with ethyl bromoacetate

  • A. I. KrivosheiEmail author
  • S. V. Shishkina
  • V. V. Vashchenko
  • O. V. Shishkin
Brief Communications


Reaction of enolate carbanion, generated from 2-(4-bromobenzylidene)-p-menthan-3-one, with ethyl bromoacetate proceeds selectively as the O-alkylation.

Key words

O-alkylation arylindene-p-menthan-3-one core enolates enol ethers X-ray diffraction analysis 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. I. Krivoshei
    • 1
    Email author
  • S. V. Shishkina
    • 1
  • V. V. Vashchenko
    • 1
  • O. V. Shishkin
    • 1
  1. 1.Scientific Technological Institution “Institute for Single Crystals”National Academy of Sciences of UkraineKharkovUkraine

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