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New methodology for the synthesis of biologically active lactones

Published inStudies in Natural Products Chemistry, vol. 3, p. 157-171
Publication date1989
Abstract

New, regio- and diastereoselective processes are described in which readily accessible starting materials such as acrolein dimer and 2-trimethylsiloxyfuran are efficiently transformed into appropriately functionalized δ- and γ-lactones. Pertinent examples are provided by the syntheses of the mosquito oviposition attractant pheromone, cavernosine, epicarvernosine, eldanolide, L-factors, the "whisky" lactones, as well as other structurally related natural products.

Funding
  • Swiss National Science Foundation - 2.812-0.85
Citation (ISO format)
JEFFORD, Charles et al. New methodology for the synthesis of biologically active lactones. In: Studies in Natural Products Chemistry, 1989, vol. 3, p. 157–171.
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  • PID : unige:152727
ISSN of the journal1572-5995
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