A facile route for the synthesis of novel 3,5,6-trisubstituted-2-pyridones from the acetylated Baylis-Hillman esters with β-enamino esters or β-enamino nitriles in one pot with good yields is described. © 2009.
Ravinder, M., Sadhu, P. S., & Rao, V. J. (2009). Simple, facile and one-pot conversion of the Baylis-Hillman acetates into 3,5,6-trisubstituted-2-pyridones. Tetrahedron Letters, 50(29), 4229–4232. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tetlet.2009.04.136