Alkali-catalyzed hydration of stereoisomeric 3,4-epoxycaranes

  • É. Kh. Kazakova
  • L. N. Surkova
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The alkali-catalyzed hydration of the stereoisomeric 3,4-epoxycaranes gives a mixture of the expected glycols, together with the skeletal rearrangement product in the case of the cis-epoxide.


Hydration Glycol Rearrangement Product Skeletal Rearrangement 

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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • É. Kh. Kazakova
    • 1
  • L. N. Surkova
    • 1
  1. 1.A. E. Arbuzov Institute of Organic and Physical Chemistry, Kazan BranchAcademy of Sciences of the USSRUSSR

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