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Paxilline biosynthesis

Posted by naturalproductman on January 17, 2013

Hideaki Oikawa and co-workers at Hokkaido University have reported in JACS on a biosynthesis study of paxilline.

paxilline

JACS paper

Posted in Alkaloids, Chemical Biology, Diterpene, Indoles | Leave a Comment »

Cubitene synthesis

Posted by naturalproductman on October 2, 2012

Thomas Lindel and co-workers at Technische Universitat Braunschweig have reported in ACIE on the synthesis of cubitene.

cubitene

ACIE paper

Posted in Diterpene, Methodology, Total Synthesis | Leave a Comment »

Erogorgiaene synthesis

Posted by naturalproductman on January 25, 2012

Jhillu Yadav and co-workers at CSIR–Indian Institute of Chemical Technology have reported in European JOC on the synthesis of erogorgiaene.

synthesis
European JOC paper

Posted in Diterpene, Methodology, Total Synthesis | Leave a Comment »

Daphnane diterpenes

Posted by naturalproductman on January 21, 2012

Matthias Hamburger and co-workers from the University of Basel in Switzerland have reported in JNP on the anti-HIV activities of some daphnane derived natural products.

HIV

JNP paper

Posted in Daphnane, Diseases, Diterpene, HIV | Leave a Comment »

Cyclomyrsinane

Posted by naturalproductman on January 4, 2012

Judit Hohmann and co-workers at the University of Szeged in Hungary have reported in Tetrahedron on the isolation of

cyclomyrsinane

Tetrahedron paper

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Atropurpuran progress

Posted by naturalproductman on December 14, 2011

Richard Hsung and co-workers have reported in Organic Letters on their progress towards atropurpuran.

atropurpuran

OL paper

Posted in Allenes, Diterpene, Electrocyclization, Methodology, Pericyclic reactions | Leave a Comment »

Obtusinone A

Posted by naturalproductman on December 11, 2011

Chatchanok Karalai and co-workers at Prince of Songkla University have reported in Tetrahedron on an diterpene with anti-inflammatory properties.

obtusinone

Tetrahedron paper

Posted in Anti-inflammatory, Antibiotics, Diterpene | Leave a Comment »

Erogorgiaene synthesis

Posted by naturalproductman on October 2, 2011

Varinder Aggarwal and co-workers at the University of Bristol have reported in JACS on a synthesis of erogorgiaene.

erogorgiaene

JACS paper

Posted in Antibiotics, Aromatic, Diterpene, Methodology, Total Synthesis | Leave a Comment »

Aplyviolene synthesis

Posted by naturalproductman on September 26, 2011

Larry Overman and colleague have reported in JACS on a total synthesis of aplyviolene.  Surprisingly, the bromide in the alpha-bromo enone Michael acceptor substrate did not get displaced.

aplyviolene

JACS paper

Posted in Asymmetric, Cascade Reactions, Conjugate Additions, Diterpene, Methodology, Michael, Named Reactions, Total Synthesis | Leave a Comment »

Pierisformaside C progress

Posted by naturalproductman on September 13, 2011

Craig Williams and co-workers at the University of Queensland have reported in Organic Letters on their progress towards pierisformaside C.

pierisformaside

OL paper

Posted in Cascade Reactions, Diterpene, Methodology, Seven-Membered Rings | Leave a Comment »

 
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