Methylenecyclopropanecarboxylates and -dicarboxylates, efficient reagents for the [3 + 2] methylenecyclopentane annulation of unactivated and electron-rich alkenes Academic Article uri icon


  • The readily available methylenecyclopropanes 1 and 2 efficiently annulate unactivated and electron rich alkenes via a thiyl-radical catalyzed chain cyclization. © 1991.

author list (cited authors)

  • Singleton, D. A., Huval, C. C., Church, K. M., & Priestley, E. S.

citation count

  • 28

publication date

  • October 1991