Posts tagged: Amanda Boye

Amanda Boye and Crystal Ingison

Boye, A. C., Meyer, D., Ingison, C. K., French, A. N., & Wirth, T. (2003).  Novel lactonization with phenonium ion participation induced by hypervalent iodine reagentsOrganic Letters, 5, 2157-2159.

Abstract: A novel lactonization of 4-aryl-4-pentenoic acids is described using aryl-λ3-iodanes as reagents for this transformation. The hypervalent iodine species acts as a hypernucleofuge, generating intermediate phenonium ions, which react to aryl-migrated lactones.

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