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4-Acetyl-2-hydroxy-2,5-dimethylfuran-3(2H)-one

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Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science and Technology, Kumamoto University, Kurokami 2-39-1, Kumamoto 860-8555, Japan
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Department of Chemistry, Kumamoto University, Kurokami 2-39-1, Kumamoto 860-8555, Japan
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Molbank 2016, 2016(4), M913; https://doi.org/10.3390/M913
Received: 7 September 2016 / Revised: 12 October 2016 / Accepted: 14 October 2016 / Published: 20 October 2016
The facile synthesis of 4-acetyl-2-hydroxy-2,5-dimethylfuran-3(2H)-one (4) was achieved by the Mn(OAc)3-mediated aerobic oxidation of 2,4-pentanedione or the direct reaction of Mn(acac)3 in AcOH-TFE at room temperature under a dried air stream. View Full-Text
Keywords: 4-acetyl-2-hydroxy-2,5-dimethylfuran-3(2H)-one; keto-hemiacetal; Mn(acac)3; Mn(OAc)3; aerobic oxidation; 2,4-pentanedione; cyclic acetal; trifluoroethanol 4-acetyl-2-hydroxy-2,5-dimethylfuran-3(2H)-one; keto-hemiacetal; Mn(acac)3; Mn(OAc)3; aerobic oxidation; 2,4-pentanedione; cyclic acetal; trifluoroethanol
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Akazaki, C.; Kawabata, S.; Nishino, H. 4-Acetyl-2-hydroxy-2,5-dimethylfuran-3(2H)-one. Molbank 2016, 2016, M913.

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