Synthetic studies on naphthopyrans from a polyketide lactone

Kuniaki Tatsuta, Nao Kojima, Masao Chino, Soichiro Kawazoe, Masaya Nakata

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Naphthopyrans, one of which is a synthetic precursor of antifungal semivioxanthin, have been synthesized from a 14-membered polyketide lactose by the intramolecular aldolization.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4961-4964
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number31
Publication statusPublished - 1993 Jul 30

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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