Total synthesis of methyl sarcophytoate

Takahiro Ichige, Yusuke Okano, Naoki Kanoh, Masaya Nakata

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Together with the improved synthesis of the diene unit 15 of methyl sarcophytoate (1), a biscembranoid marine natural product, the asymmetric total synthesis of 1 was achieved by the thermal Diels-Alder reaction between the dienophile unit, methyl sarcoate (2), and 15.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)9862-9863
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the American Chemical Society
Issue number32
Publication statusPublished - 2007 Aug 15

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • General Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Colloid and Surface Chemistry


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