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Total synthesis of Carvone (Vig):
Reference: Vig, O. P. ; Sharma, S. D.; Chander, S.; Raj, I. Ind. J. Chem. 1966, 4, 275
Keywords: Allylic oxidation → Enal • Aldol-H+ → Enone • Cyclohexenone • Claisen-Enol ether • Alkene isomerization • Mg-Alkyl+CarboxCl • CarboxCl+Mg-R • Enal → Allyl-OH • Ketal → Ketone • Enone → Ketal •
Reagents: Alkyl-MgX • Glycol • SeO2 • AlH4-Li+ • Hg(OAc)2 • Vinyl-OR • TsOH •

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