Convergent total syntheses of fluvibactin and vibriobactin using molybdenum(vi) oxide-catalyzed dehydrative cyclization as a key step

Akira Sakakura, Shuhei Umemura, Kazuaki Ishihara

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Efficient total syntheses of fluvibactin and vibriobactin have been achieved via molybdenum(vi) oxide-catalyzed dehydrative cyclization, Sb(OEt)3-catalyzed ester-amide transformation, and WSCI and HOAt-promoted dehydrative amide formation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3561-3563
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number30
Publication statusPublished - 2008
Externally publishedYes


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