azlactone

azlactone

[az′lak‚tōn]
(organic chemistry)
A compound that is an anhydride of α-acylamino acid; the basic ring structure is the 5-oxazolone type.
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PlAlchl, Erlenmeyer-PlAlchl Azlactone and Amino Acid Synthesis, Chem.
Xu, Erlenmeyer Synthesis for Azlactones Catalyzed by Ytterbium(III) triate under Solventfree Conditions, Syn.
Actually, our interest in the chemistry of both enolizable cyclic 1,3-diketones and azlactones as building blocks for the synthesis of novel molecular architectures is well documented [4-15].