Total synthesis of (±)-cheimonophyllon E was accomplished starting from 3-methyl-2-cyclohexen-1-one. Also, synthesis of (+)-cheimonophyllon E, the natural enantiomer, was achieved through optical resolution of a key intermediate in the racemic synthesis.
- Biologically active compounds
- Terpenes and terpenoids
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Drug Discovery
- Organic Chemistry