The synthesis of a tricyclic hydroazulenone from exo-epoxygermacrene-Din connection with periplanone A

Yoshikazu Shizuri, Shu Yamaguchi, Shosuke Yamamura, Makoto Ishihara, Shigeru Ohba, Yoshihiko Saito, Masatake Niwa, Yukimasa Terada, Michiko Miyazaki

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Abstract

In connection with periplanone A, acid-catalyzed reaction of germacrene-D epoxide has been carried out using AlCl3 in ether to afford a hydroazulene which has been further transformed into one of the hydroazulenones proposed to be periplanone A.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3831-3834
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Volume28
Issue number33
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1987

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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    Shizuri, Y., Yamaguchi, S., Yamamura, S., Ishihara, M., Ohba, S., Saito, Y., Niwa, M., Terada, Y., & Miyazaki, M. (1987). The synthesis of a tricyclic hydroazulenone from exo-epoxygermacrene-Din connection with periplanone A. Tetrahedron Letters, 28(33), 3831-3834. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0040-4039(00)96398-6