From thiophene S-oxides to 7-thiabicyclo[2.2.1]hept-5-enes

Yuan Qiang Li, Carolin Thiemann, Daisuke Ohira, Shuntaro Mataka, Masashi Tashiro, Thies Thiemann

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Oligocycles with a 7-thiabicyclo[2.2.1]hept-5-ene unit have been prepared stereoselectively by cycloaddition of thiophene S-oxides to alkenes and subsequent deoxygenation of the sulfoxy bridge of the cycloadducts with PBr 3.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)702-704
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Chemical Research
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - 2009


  • Cycloaddition
  • Deoxygenation
  • Phosphorus tribromide
  • Thiophene S-oxides

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Chemistry


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