Chelation-controlled regioselective epoxide-carbonyl rearrangement: A ring enlargement route to (±)-modhephene

Tobe Yoshito*, Shinya Yamashita, Toshiro Yamashita, Kiyomi Kakiuchi, Yoshinobu Odaira

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Abstract

A new formal total synthesis of (±)-modhephene (1) employing a chelation-controlled regioselective epoxide-carbonyl rearrangement as the key step is described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1259-1260
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number19
DOIs
StatePublished - 1 Jan 1984

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