An efficient and good yield synthesis of the cyclohexane moiety of enacyloxins, a series of antibiotics isolated from Frateuria sp. W-315, was achieved from D-quinic acid using a successive Barton - McCombie deoxygenation.
- Barton-McCombie deoxygenation
- D-quinic acid
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Analytical Chemistry
- Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology
- Molecular Biology
- Organic Chemistry