DDQ-induced and stereoselective functionalization at heterosubstituted benzylic positions by carbon nucleophiles

  • Yao-Chang X
  • Roy C
  • Lebeau E
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2,3-dichloro-5,6-dicyanobenzoquinone (DDQ) induced functionalization at the heterosubstituted benzylic position with a variety of carbon nucleophiles proceeds in high yield with good stereochemical control. © 1993.

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  • Xu Yao-Chang

  • Caroline Roy

  • Elaine Lebeau

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