A synthesis of 2-methyleneindane

Kevin J. McCullough

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After difficulties encountered in a conventional Wittig approach, a synthesis of 2-methyleneindane was achieved via a ß-silylsulphone intermediate. © 1982.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2223-2224
Number of pages2
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number21
Publication statusPublished - 1982

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McCullough, K. J. (1982). A synthesis of 2-methyleneindane. Tetrahedron Letters, 23(21), 2223-2224.