Butane 2,3-Bisacetal Protection of Vicinal Diequatorial Diols

  • 10.1021/jo960170n
  • The Journal of Organic Chemistry
  • p 3897-3899, Volume 61, Issue 11,
  • journal-article


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After searching for an alternate protecting group for the protection of cis-dihydrocatechols, it was found that the butane-bisacetals were more resilient to hydrolysis. This is crucial when protecting group stabiity is required for acetals that are exposed to a range of...