Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1987, 52, 207-214

Approaches to the synthesis of kainic acid. A study of the synthesis of some 4,5-dihydro-1,2,3-triazoles

Suren Husineca, Alexander E. A. Porterb and Calum H. Strachanb

a Institute of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Belgrade University, P.O. Box 550, YU-11001, Belgrade, Yugoslavia
b Chemistry Department, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, Scotland, Great Britain


Two strategies for the synthesis of bicyclic pyrrolidine derivatives using [3 + 2]cycloaddition reactions of azomethine ylids are described.