Facile synthesis of (S)-gizzerosine - A potent inducer of gizzard erosion in chicks - Using successive zinc-mediated and palladium-catalyzed coupling reactions

Yasuharu Shimasaki, Hiromasa Kiyota, Minoru Sato, Shigefumi Kuwahara

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Gizzerosine, a potent inducer of gizzard erosion in chicks, was synthesized using successive inc-mediated and palladium-catalyzed coupling reactions as the key steps. The piperonyl moiety was used as a novel N-protecting group.

Original languageEnglish
Article numberC07305SS
Pages (from-to)3191-3192
Number of pages2
Issue number19
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 2005



  • Chickens
  • Gizzard erosion
  • Gizzerosine
  • Histamine
  • Total synthesis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Organic Chemistry

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