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Paper | Regular issue | Vol 27, No. 7, 1988, pp.1727-1730
Published online, 1st January, 1970
DOI: 10.3987/COM-88-4586
The Alkylation of MEthyl 2-(1-Pyrrolyl)acetate. A New Synthetic Method of α-Amino Acids

Choji Kashima* and Tatsuya Maruyama

*Department of Chemistry, University of Tsukuba, 1-1-1 Ten-nodai, Tsukuba-shi, Ibaraki, 305-8571, Japan


The alkylation of 2-(1-pyrrolyl)acetates was accomplished by the treatment with alkyl halides in the presence of LDA to give 2-(1-pyrrolyl)alkanoates, which were convertible into α-amino acids by ozonolysis.