Total synthesis of (+)-kuhistaferone

Mari Fujita, Mitsuru Shindo, Kozo Shishido

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The first, enantiocontrolled total synthesis of (+)-kuhistaferone was achieved using an aluminum-based Lewis acid mediated rearrangement for the construction of a quaternary stereogenic center, an ene-reaction and an intramolecular Horner-Emmons reaction as the key steps.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1269-1271
Number of pages3
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - Feb 21 2005
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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