Posted by naturalproductman on April 17, 2012
Johann Mulzer and co-workers at the University of Vienna have reported in Organic Letters on the synthesis of the tricyclic core of bielschowskysin. Surprisingly, that cyclobutane with the five membered ring is stable in many different conditions (ie: LiOH).
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Posted by naturalproductman on February 23, 2012
Dong-Chan Oh and co-workers from Seoul National University have reported in Organic Letters on the isolation of tripartilactam from a bacteria found in a dung beetle’s brood ball.
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