2-Trimethylsilylvinylboranes: highly reactive and selective diels-alder equivalents of 2-trimethylsilylvinyl alcohol and acetylene Academic Article uri icon


  • The readily available 2-trimethylsilylvinyl-9-BBN (1) is a highly reactive and selective dienophile. The Diels-Alder products are easily converted into trimethylsilylcyclohexenols and 1,4-cyclohexadienes. © 1991.

author list (cited authors)

  • Singleton, D. A., & Martinez, J. P.

citation count

  • 41

publication date

  • December 1991