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Reactions of 2-hydroxymethylphenols with Lawesson's reagent

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On interacting 2-hydroxymethylphenols and the Lawesson's reagent 2-(4-methoxyphenyl)-4H-1,3,2-benzoxathiaphosphinine-2-sulfides were obtained. The formation of highly reactive o-quinone methides as intermediates is proposed.

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Correspondence to V. A. Osyanin.

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Translated from Khimiya Geterotsiklicheskikh Soedinenii, No. 7, pp. 1096–1101, July, 2011.

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Osyanin, V.A., Ivleva, E.A. & Klimochkin, Y.N. Reactions of 2-hydroxymethylphenols with Lawesson's reagent. Chem Heterocycl Comp 47, 901–905 (2011).

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