A new approach to highly substituted cyclopentanoids from a concise formal synthesis of (+)-roseophilin

Daniel Jarrah Kerr, Bernard Luke Flynn

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A convergent reaction sequence involving a reductive coupling and a chiral Bronsted acid catalyzed Nazarov reaction is utilized in a concise formal synthesis of (+)-roseophilin (11 steps via longest linear sequence, 10.2 yield, 95 ee).
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1740 - 1743
Number of pages4
JournalOrganic Letters
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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