Total synthesis of the homoerythrinan alkaloids schelhammericine and 3-epischelhammericine

Yoshisuke Tsuda, Shinzo Hosoi, Takeshi Ohshima, Satomi Kaneuchi, Masami Murata, Fumiyuki Kiuchi, Jun Toda, Takehiro Sano

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This stereo-controlled total synthesis of the title alkaloids, both in racemic form, is the first synthesis of the naturally occurring homoerythrinan alkaloids.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3574-3577
Number of pages4
JournalChemical and Pharmaceutical Bulletin
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 1985 Jan 1
Externally publishedYes


  • 3-epischelhammericine
  • homoerythrinan alkaloid
  • schelhammericine
  • stereo-controlled synthesis
  • total synthesis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Drug Discovery


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