Synthesis of (4aR,10aS)-(—)-8-Methoxy-l,l,4a-trimethyl-2-oxo-l,2,3,4,4a,9,10,10a-octahydrophenanthrene, an Optically Active Intermediate for the Synthesis of Diterpenes

Takeshi Sugai, Hideaki Tojo, Kenji Mori

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Abstract

(4aR,10aS)-(—)-8-Methoxy-l,l,4a-trimethyl-2-oxo -1,2,3,4,4 a, 9,10,10a-octahydrophenanthrene, a useful intermediate for the synthesis of optically active diterpenes, was synthesized from (S)-3-hydroxy-2,2-dimethylcyclohexanone.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3127-3132
Number of pages6
JournalAgricultural and Biological Chemistry
Volume50
Issue number12
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1986
Externally publishedYes

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  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)

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