Predisposition in synthesis: Efficient routes to (±)-untenone A and (±)-manzamenones A, C and F

Saleh Al-Busafi, Roger C. Whitehead

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Short syntheses of (±)-untenone A, (±)-manzamenones A, C and F from 2- furanacetonitrile are described using an approach modelled on a likely biogenetic pathway. (C) 2000 Elsevier Science Ltd.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3467-3470
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number18
Publication statusPublished - Apr 29 2000


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Drug Discovery

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