Can the Nitroso Ene Reaction Proceed Concertedly?

2004-08-05T00:00:00Z (GMT) by Xin Lu
All nitroso ene reactions so far reported follow exclusively stepwise reaction paths. Herein, we report the first concerted nitroso ene reaction that occurs between o-isotoluene (or its naphthalenic analogues) and nitroso compounds (e.g., nitrosomethane and 4-nitronitrosobenzene).