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Organic Chemistry International
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 803120, 10 pages
Research Article

2-Pyrrolidinones and 3-Pyrrolin-2-ones: A Study on the Chemical Reactivity of These Structural Moieties

Núcleo de Pesquisas de Produtos Naturais, Centro de Ciências da Saúde, Bloco H, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, 21941-590 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil

Received 28 April 2011; Revised 23 June 2011; Accepted 29 June 2011

Academic Editor: W. Billups

Copyright © 2011 José C. F. Alves. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Supplementary Material

This supplementary material displays the speculative mechanisms for the reactions presented in the text of the paper. The stereochemical aspects of the reactions are being considered for a better understanding of the stages involved in the described chemical transformations.

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