(+)-Altholactone (1) and its enantiomer (2) have been synthesised from D-gulonolactone and D-mannose, respectively, with stereocontrolled reduction (Et3SiH/BF3·Et2O) of the lactols (4) and (10) as a key step.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications|
|Publication status||Published - 1988 Jan 1|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Molecular Medicine