The reaction of anils with conjugated dienes

@article{Lucchini1984TheRO,
  title={The reaction of anils with conjugated dienes},
  author={Vittorio Lucchini and Maurizio Prato and U. Quintily and G. Scorrano},
  journal={Journal of The Chemical Society, Chemical Communications},
  year={1984},
  pages={48-50}
}
2-(4-Chlorophenylimino)-1-phenylethanone (1) or its adducts with alcohols (2) react with butadiene, cyclopentadiene, cyclohexa-1,3-diene, or cycloheptatriene under BF3 catalysis to give the tetrahydroquinoline derivatives (11), (8a), (12), and (13), respectively. 
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