Conversion of Cyclic Acetals to Hydroxy Esters by MCPBA Oxidation
Jin Yeon Kim*, Hakjune Rhee and Misoo Kim
*Department of Chemistry, Seonam University, Namweon, Chunrabuk-Do 590-170, Korea
J. Y. Kim, H. Rhee, M. Kim, J. Korean Chem. Soc., 2002, 46, 479-483.
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An efficient oxidation of cyclic acetals provided hydroxy alkyl esters in good yields in the presence of MCPBA.
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MCPBA, Cyclic Acetals, Esters, Baeyer-Villiger Oxidation