The first total synthesis of (+)-mucosin

Henderson, Alan R., Stec, Jozef, Owen, David R. and Whitby, Richard J. (2012) The first total synthesis of (+)-mucosin Chemical Communications, 48, (28), pp. 3409-3411. (doi:10.1039/c2cc17915f). (PMID:22358150).


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The first total synthesis of (+)-mucosin has been completed allowing assignment of the absolute stereochemistry of the natural product. A zirconium induced co-cyclisation was utilised to install the correct stereochemistry of the four contiguous stereocentres around the unusual bicyclo[4.3.0]nonene core.

Item Type: Article
Digital Object Identifier (DOI): doi:10.1039/c2cc17915f
ISSNs: 1359-7345 (print)
Organisations: Organic Chemistry: Synthesis, Catalysis and Flow, Chemistry, Faculty of Natural and Environmental Sciences
ePrint ID: 337314
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10 February 2012Published
Date Deposited: 24 Apr 2012 09:22
Last Modified: 17 Apr 2017 17:17
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