Ethyl 2-fluoroacetoacetate (Synonym: 2-Fluoroacetoacetic Acid Ethyl Ester) is a useful intermediate for the preparation of various fluorinated compounds. It is also used as alkylation/decarboxylation reagent in the synthesis of fluoroketones.
Alkylation and decarboxylation of ethyl 2-fluoro-3-oxobutanoate as a route to functionalised α-fluoro-ketones.
Asymmetric Organocatalytic Direct Aldol Reactions of Ketones with α-Keto Acids and Their Application to the Synthesis of 2-Hydroxy-γ-butyrolactones.
Fluorinated [1,2,4]triazolo[1,5-a]pyrimidines and [1,2,4]triazolo[5,1-c][1,2,4]triazines.
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