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Molbank 2015, 2015(1), M840;


Department of Chemistry, University of Bergen, Allégaten 41, NO-5007 Bergen, Norway
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Received: 15 December 2014 / Accepted: 7 January 2015 / Published: 15 January 2015
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1,1,2,2,7,7,8,8-Octaethoxyocta-3,5-diyne has been observed as a minor product in several syntheses utilizing 3,3,4,4-tetraethoxybut-1-yne (TEB) as starting material. In order to access this highly functionalized diyne, we have developed a procedure that provides the title compound in excellent yield. View Full-Text
Keywords: functionalized acetylenes; oxidative coupling; Glaser coupling; tetraacetal; diyne functionalized acetylenes; oxidative coupling; Glaser coupling; tetraacetal; diyne

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Holmelid, B.; Sydnes, L.K. 1,1,2,2,7,7,8,8-Octaethoxyocta-3,5-diyne. Molbank 2015, 2015, M840.

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