A new synthesis of piperidinones from rhodium catalysed reactions of unsaturated amines with hydrogen and carbon monoxide

Despina Anastasiou, W. Roy Jackson

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Reactions of 5-aminopent-1-enes with hydrogen and carbon monoxide in the presence of a rhodium catalyst give piperidinone derivatives as the only products in high yields under very mild reaction conditions.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4795-4798
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number33
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1990

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