Russian Chemical Bulletin

, Volume 49, Issue 8, pp 1473–1474 | Cite as

Efficient synthesis of methyl (+)-(1S,3R)-3-(2,2-dimethoxycarbonylethyl)-2,2-dimethylcyclopropane-1-carboxylate from (+)-4α-acetyl-2-carene

  • F. Z. Makaev
Brief Communications


The title compound is synthesized from (+)-4α-acetyl-2-carene in four steps.

Key words

insecticides pyrethroids ozonolysis methyl (+)-(1S,3R)-3-(2,2-dimethoxy-carbonylethyl)-2,2-dimethylcyclopropane-1-carboxylate (+)-4α-acetyl-2-carene 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Z. Makaev
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  1. 1.Institute of ChemistryAcademy of Sciences of the Republic of MoldovaChisinauRepublic of Moldova

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