1-Hydroxymethyl-4-phenylsulfonybutadiene, a Versatile Building Block for the Synthesis of 2,3,4-Trisusbtituted TetrahydrothiophenesAuthor(s): David DÃƒÂez | M. Templo BenÃƒÂ©itez | Isidro S. Marcos | N. M. Garrido | P. Basabe | Julio G. Urones
Journal: Molecules ISSN 1420-3049
Volume: 9; Issue: 5; Start page: 323; Date: 2004;
Keywords: Sulfonylbutadienes | heterocycles | tetrahydrothiophenes | vinylsulfones | chiral.
A method to synthesize chiral 2,3,4-trisusbtituted tetrahydrothiophenes in both enantiomerically pure forms starting from 1-hydroxymethyl-4-phenylsulfonylbutadiene is described.