Reductions of the title epoxide with DIBAL, NaBH4, and LiBEt3H are shown to afford the cis-3-hydroxymethyl-5-siloxy-l-cyclopentene, 2- hydroxymethyl-4-siloxy-l-cyclopentene, and the 1- methyl-4-siloxy-2-cyclopentene-l-ol, respectively, in a high selectivity.
|Number of pages||2|
|Publication status||Published - Sept 1 1993|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Organic Chemistry