The absolute configuration of natural goniofufurone is shown to be 2 by an unambiguous synthesis of its enantiomer 1 from D-glycero-D-gulo-heptono-γ- lactone involving an intramolecular Michael reaction as the key step.
|Number of pages
|Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
|Published - 1992 Dec 1
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Molecular Medicine