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Welwitindolinone C syntheses

Posted by naturalproductman on January 11, 2012

The Rawal and Garg groups published in JACS independently on their syntheses of welwitindolinone C back to back…Garg’s group used a deuterium isotope effect to improve the selectivity in the key C-N bond forming reaction.

alkaloid

JACS paper

deuterium

JACS paper

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