Attractant pheromones of coleoptera. Communication 2. Simple synthesis of (±)-frontalin using low-temperature oxy-cope rearrangement

  • É. P. Serebryakov
  • G. D. Gamalevich
Organic Chemistry


An effective four-stage synthetis of (±)-frontalin from mesityl oxide has been developed with a low-temperature oxy-Cope rearrangement as the key stage.


Oxide Mesityl Simple Synthesis Mesityl Oxide Frontalin 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • É. P. Serebryakov
    • 1
  • G. D. Gamalevich
    • 1
  1. 1.N. D. Zelinskii Institute of Organic ChemistryAcademy of Sciences of the USSRMoscow

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