A novel photochemical C-H carbamoylation of an octahydroisoindole derivative with PhNCO has allowed the authors to provide a unique access to a highly functionalized proline motif from which total synthesis of (±)-kainic acid, a bioactive marine alkaloid, has been accomplished.
|Number of pages||4|
|Publication status||Published - May 20 2011|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
- Organic Chemistry