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Seven Membered D-Ring Steroid Analog

Posted by naturalproductman on January 24, 2011

Reko Leino and co-workers have published in the European JOC on synthesis of some glycosylated estradiol analogs as amphiphilic compounds for drug delivery.  They are different than your usual steroid backbone since they made the D-ring into a seven membered ring.

seven membered ring

 

European JOC paper

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