Enzymic oxidation of propargylic and allylic selenides has been carried out and the resulting selenoxides found to readily undergo 2,3-sigmatropic rearrangement; the propargylic product undergoes fragmentation while the allylic product yields racemic alcohols.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications|
|State||Published - 1986|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Molecular Medicine