Total synthesis of (-)-Pramanicin

Shin ya Aoki, Taro Tsukude, Yukari Miyazaki, Kenichi Takao, Kin ichi Tadano

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The total synthesis of natural (-)-pramanicin, a highly oxygenated γlactam-type antifungal agent, is described. The enantiospecific total synthesis of this natural product commenced with 5-deoxy-1,2-O-isopropylidene-α-d-xylofuranose as an enantiopure starting material.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)49-54
Number of pages6
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2006 Dec 1


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  • Organic Chemistry

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Aoki, S. Y., Tsukude, T., Miyazaki, Y., Takao, K., & Tadano, K. I. (2006). Total synthesis of (-)-Pramanicin. Heterocycles, 69(1), 49-54.