The total synthesis ot an antifungal novel amino acid derivative, sphingofungin D (N-acetyl asperfungin) starting from myoinositol and (fl)-epoxyoctane is described. This synthetic study showed that the undetermined stereochemistry at C-14 in sphingofungins should be R.
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Natural Product Letters|
|Publication status||Published - 1995 Jun 1|
- Absolute Configuration
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Molecular Medicine