(Figure Presented) The winner takes it aldol: The total synthesis of auripyrones A and B was achieved using a diastereoselective aldol-type reaction with 2, 6-diethyl-3, 5-dimethyl-4-pyrone as a key step. The stereostructure and absolute configura-tion of auripyrone B has also been determined.
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Angewandte Chemie - International Edition|
|Publication status||Published - Mar 22 2010|
- Aldol reactions
- Natural products
- Total synthesis
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