Oblongolide: Synthesis and absolute configuration

Tony K.M. Shing

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The absolute configuration of oblongolide is shown to be (1) by an unambiguous synthesis from (+)-citronellol involving an intramolecular Diels-Alder reaction.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)49-50
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society - Series Chemical Communications
Publication statusPublished - 1986
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Medicine


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