Stereocontrolled synthesis of the HIJ ring system of ciguatoxin

Tohru Oishi, Kenji Maeda, Masahiro Hirama

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Divergent synthesis of the HIJ ring framework 21 of ciguatoxin 1 starting with oxocane 10 is achieved using the palladium- and acid-catalysed cyclization reactions of hydroxy epoxides.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1289-1290
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number14
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1997
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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