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A Ring Contraction Approach for Taiwaniaquinone

Posted by naturalproductman on June 14, 2010

Karl Gademann and co-workers at the University of Basel in Switzerland have published in a ring contraction approach – an intramolecular benzilic acid rearrangement – to access the taiwaniaquinone carbon skeleton.

taiwaniaquinone

Chemistry – a European Journal paper

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