The stereochemistry of epoxidation of 5 beta-methyl-19-norsteroidal 9,10-alkenes


UYANIK C. , Malay A., Hanson J., Hitchcock P., Yildirim K.

JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL RESEARCH-S, no.4, pp.236-237, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL RESEARCH-S
  • Page Numbers: pp.236-237

Abstract

Crystallographic studies have shown that the oxidation of 3 beta,6 beta-dihydroxy-5 beta-methyl-19-norsteroidal 9(10)-alkenes with chromium trioxide leads to 9 alpha,10 alpha-epoxides as minor products.