A concise total synthesis of (±)-anthecularin

Yi Li*, Christopher C. Nawrat, Gerald Pattenden, Johan M. Winne

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A total synthesis of the novel sesquiterpene anthecularin 1, isolated from Greek Anthemis auriculata, based on an intramolecular [5+2] (1,3-dipolar) cycloaddition involving the oxidopyrylium ion 12 derived from the furanmethanol 9, is described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)639-640
Number of pages2
JournalOrganic and Biomolecular Chemistry
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2009
Externally publishedYes

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