Direct construction of 5-methyl-2-phenylisoxazol-3(2H)-ones via hypervalent iodine mediated sequential tandem oxidative cyclization of 3-oxo-N-phenylbutanamides catalyzed by zinc oxide (ZnO)

Weibing Liu, Peng Zhou, Cui Chen, Qing Zhang, Zhibo Zhu
  • Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry, January 2013, Royal Society of Chemistry
  • DOI: 10.1039/c2ob27145a