Aldol-type reaction of a 4-pyrone: a straightforward approach to 4-pyrone-containing natural products

Tetsuya Sengoku, Takuma Takemura, Emi Fukasawa, Ichiro Hayakawa, Hideo Kigoshi

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Abstract

A straightforward approach to 4-pyrone-containing natural products has been developed, which includes an aldol-type reaction between 2,6-diethyl-3,5-dimethyl-4-pyrone and aldehydes. The counter cation of the carbanion of the pyrone was found to play an important role in this reaction.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)325-328
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Volume50
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 21 2009
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • 4-Pyrone-containing natural product
  • Aldol-type reaction
  • Counter cation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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