Synthesis 1988; 1988(8): 623
DOI: 10.1055/s-1988-27657
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A Convenient Synthesis of New Diethyl (2,4-Dioxoalkyl) phosphonates

Elisabeth Öhler* , Heun-Soo Kang, Erich Zbiral
  • *Institut für Organische Chemie der Universität Wien, Währingerstraße 38, A-1090 Wien, Austria
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Publication Date:
20 August 2002 (online)

Diethyl (2,3-epoxy-4-oxoalkyl)phosphonates are rearranged to the new diethyl (2,4-dioxoalkyl)phosphonates by means of catalytic amounts of tetrakis(triphenylphosphine)palladium(0) and 1,2-bis(diphenylphosphino)ethane.