Goniotriol and 8-acetylgoniotriol: syntheses and absolute configurations

Tony K.M. Shing, Zhao hui Zhou

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The absolute configurations of natural goniotriol and 8-acetylgoniotriol are shown to be 1 and 2 respectively by unambiguous syntheses of their enantiomers 3 and 4 from D-glycero-D-gulo-heptono-γ-lactone.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3333-3334
Number of pages2
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number23
Publication statusPublished - 1992 Jun 2

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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