Molecules 2013, 18(8), 9650-9662; doi:10.3390/molecules18089650
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Ring Expansion of Vinylaziridines through the Strain-Release Pericyclic Reaction: Recent Developments and Applications

College of Pharmacy and Research Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Gyeongsang National University, Jinju daero, Jinju, Gyeongnam 660-751, Korea
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Received: 23 July 2013; in revised form: 1 August 2013 / Accepted: 7 August 2013 / Published: 12 August 2013
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Bioorthogonal Chemistry)
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Abstract: Recent syntheses of azetidines, pyrrolidines, piperidines and azepines through cycloaddition or sigmatropic rearrangements of vinylaziridines are described. Applications to natural product synthesis and mechanistic investigations are also summarized.
Keywords: vinylaziridines; cycloaddition; rearrangement; ring expansion

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Heo, Y.M.; Paek, S.-M. Ring Expansion of Vinylaziridines through the Strain-Release Pericyclic Reaction: Recent Developments and Applications. Molecules 2013, 18, 9650-9662.

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Heo YM, Paek S-M. Ring Expansion of Vinylaziridines through the Strain-Release Pericyclic Reaction: Recent Developments and Applications. Molecules. 2013; 18(8):9650-9662.

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Heo, Yu M.; Paek, Seung-Mann. 2013. "Ring Expansion of Vinylaziridines through the Strain-Release Pericyclic Reaction: Recent Developments and Applications." Molecules 18, no. 8: 9650-9662.

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