Synthesis 1990; 1990(6): 527-529
DOI: 10.1055/s-1990-26929
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Facile Synthesis of Some Substituted Methyl 3-Formylpropanoates

Angela M. Bernard* , Pier Paolo Piras, Paola Toriggia
  • *Istituto di Chimica Farmaceutica, Tossicologica ed Applicata, Via Ospedale 72, I-09124 Cagliari, Italy
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Publication Date:
17 September 2002 (online)

Variously substituted methyl 3-formylpropanoates are prepared in high yields by the reaction of methyl 4,4-dimethoxybutanoates with titanium tetrachloride.