Transformations of α-4,5-epoxycarane under influence of HCl

  • G. Sh. Bikbulatova
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The reaction of α-4,5-epoxycarane with HCl proceeds with the preferential opening of the oxide ring at the C5 atom and the formation of m-menthene derivatives.


Oxide Preferential Opening Oxide Ring 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Sh. Bikbulatova
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  1. 1.A. E. Arbuzov Institute of Organic and Physical ChemistryKazan Branch of the Academy of Sciences of the USSRUSSR

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