Trimethylsilylethynyl ketones can be desilylated in the presence of a tethered carbon diacid and induced to undergo a double Michael reaction in situ. The trimethylsilylethynyl ketones can serve as surrogates of ethynyl ketones that are difficult to prepare or isolate.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of Organic Chemistry|
|State||Published - May 3 2002|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Organic Chemistry