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Lipomycin synthesis

Posted by naturalproductman on June 28, 2014

Reinhard Brückner and colleague at Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg have reported in ACIE on the synthesis of lipomycin.

lipomycin

ACIE paper

Posted in Polyenes, Total Synthesis | Leave a Comment »

Luciferin from earthworms

Posted by naturalproductman on April 18, 2014

Ilia Yampolsky and co-workers at the Russian Academy of Sciences have reported in ACIE on the isolation of luciferin from the luminous earthworm.

 

ACIE paper

Posted in Peptides, Polyenes | Leave a Comment »

Heronamides

Posted by naturalproductman on April 1, 2014

Hideaki Kakeya and co-workers from Kyoto University have reported in JACS on the isolation and activity of heronamides.

heronamides

JACS paper

Posted in Macrolactams, Polyenes | Leave a Comment »

13-Demethyllyngbyaloside B synthesis

Posted by naturalproductman on March 20, 2013

Haruhiko Fuwa and co-workers from Tohoku University have reported in Organic Letters on a synthesis of 13-demethyllyngbyaloside B.

macrolide

OL paper

Posted in Macrolides, Methodology, Polyenes, Total Synthesis | Leave a Comment »

Ajudazol B synthesis

Posted by naturalproductman on November 16, 2012

Dirk Menche and co-workers from the Universitat Bonn have reported in Organic Letters on a synthesis and stereochemical assignment from a bioinformatics study.

synthesis

JACS paper

Posted in Asymmetric, Bioinformatics, Computational, Methodology, Oxazoles, Polyenes | Leave a Comment »

Light mediated rearrangement of natural products

Posted by naturalproductman on November 12, 2012

Yoshito Kishi and co-workers have published in JACS on the photochemistry of mycolactone A and B.

light

JACS paper

Similarly Hong-Xiang Lou and co-workers at Shandong University have published in JACS on the light induced interconversion of pallambins.

pallambins

OL paper

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Shi epoxidation approach for glabrescol

Posted by naturalproductman on July 20, 2012

Jin Qu and co-workers from Nankai University have reported in Organic Letters on a synthesis of a polytetrahydrofuranyl compound using Shi epoxidation of a polyolefin intermediate.

cascade

OL paper

Posted in Asymmetric, Cascade Reactions, Methodology, Named Reactions, Polyenes, Shi epoxidation, Tetrahydrofuran, Total Synthesis | Leave a Comment »

Myxalamide synthesis

Posted by naturalproductman on June 21, 2012

Susumu Kobayashi and co-workers at the Tokyo University of Science have reported in ACIE on the synthesis of myxalamide.

myxalamide

ACIE paper

Posted in Alkaloids, cross coupling, Methodology, Polyenes | Leave a Comment »

Stelletin A

Posted by naturalproductman on March 30, 2012

Wing-Keung Liu and co-workers from the Chinese University of Hong Kong have reported in JNP on the isolation of stellettin A.

stellettin A

JNP paper

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Fucoxanthin synthesis

Posted by naturalproductman on January 19, 2012

Shigeo Katsumara and co-workers at Kwansei Gakuin University have reported in Organic Letters on the synthesis of fucoxanthin, an allene containing compound that almost looks like an oxygenated form of beta-carotene.

allene

OL paper

Posted in Allenes, carotenoids, Methodology, Polyenes, Total Synthesis | Leave a Comment »

 
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