The optically active tetracycle 2 with six correct chiral centres common to numerous quassinoids is constructed from (S)-carvone and 3-methyl-2,5- dihydrothiophene S,S-dioxide involving highly regioselective and stereocontrolled reactions.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications|
|Publication status||Published - 1992 Dec 1|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Molecular Medicine