A series of carbene-chromium complexes bearing a phenyl substituent and an alkoxy-alkyne substituent have been prepared by acetoxy replacement. Intramolecular cycloaddition with carbon monoxide insertion occurs to provide naphthohydroquinones in good yield.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1982|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Drug Discovery
- Organic Chemistry