Aspects of stereochemistry. Part XXI. Hydrogenation of 3-oxo- Δ4-steroids over a palladium-calcium carbonate catalyst

M. G. Combe, H. B. Henbest, W. R. Jackson

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The stereochemistry of the addition of hydrogen (from a palladium-calcium carbonate catalyst) to the 4,5-bond in 3-oxo-Δ4-steroids is influenced by the presence and the nature of a substituent at C-17 and by the solvent.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2467-2469
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society C: Organic Chemistry
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 1967
Externally publishedYes

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