Enantioselective total synthesis of (-)-heliannuol A

Hidetoshi Kishuku, Mitsuru Shindo, Kozo Shishido

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An efficient and enantiocontrolled total synthesis of (-)-heliannuol A has been accomplished by employing ring closing metathesis and sequential diastereoselective epoxidation and regioselective reductive cleavage of the epoxide ring.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)350-351
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2003
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • General Chemistry
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry


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