Some transformations of 19-oxygen-containing steroids


The influence of the activity of the zinc dust on the reductive cleavage of the oxide ring of 6β,19-epoxysteroids has been studied. An unusual ease of conversion of 19-hydroxyandrost-5-ene-3,17-dione into the cyclic ketal has been observed.

DOI: 10.1007/BF00580887

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@article{Grinenko2004SomeTO, title={Some transformations of 19-oxygen-containing steroids}, author={Galina S Grinenko and V. I. Bayunova and S. D. Shuvalova}, journal={Chemistry of Natural Compounds}, year={2004}, volume={9}, pages={41-42} }