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7,20-Diisocyanoadociane synthesis

Posted by naturalproductman on June 1, 2016

Ryan Shenvi and co-workers reported in JACS on the synthesis of 7,20-diisocyanoadociane.

 

JACS paper

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Another validation for natural product research

Posted by naturalproductman on October 5, 2015

The nobel prize in medicine announcement was made and the trio of winners (Satoshi Omura (avermectin), William Campbell (ivermectin), and Youyou Tu) had done natural product isolation work – one was Youyou Tu, the Chinese woman who discovered artemisinin (half of the prize)! An exciting win for natural product research!

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Kalihinol B synthesis

Posted by naturalproductman on April 12, 2015

Christopher Vanderwal and co-workers have reported in JACS on the synthesis of kalihinol B.
kalihinol

JACS paper

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Salinipostins

Posted by naturalproductman on January 18, 2015

Roger Linington and co-workers from UCSC have reported in JOC on the isolation of salinipostins.

salinipostins
JOC paper

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Myrioneurinol synthesis

Posted by naturalproductman on November 4, 2014

Steven Weinreb and colleague at Penn State have reported in ACIE on the synthesis of myrioneurinol.

alkaloid

ACIE paper

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Anti-malarial pyrrolopyrazines

Posted by naturalproductman on June 7, 2014

Gisbert Schneider and co-workers from ETH Zurich have reported in ACIE on some anti-malarial pyrrolopyrazines.

ACIE paper

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Cardamom peroxide synthesis

Posted by naturalproductman on March 27, 2014

Thomas Maimone and co-worker from UC Berkeley have reported in JACS on a 4-step synthesis of cardamom peroxide from myrtenal.

 

 

JACS paper

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Samroiyotmycins A and B

Posted by naturalproductman on August 3, 2013

Pattama Pittayakhajonwut and co-workers from BIOTEC in Thailand have reported in Tetrahedron on the isolation of samroiyotmycins A and B, anti-malarial macrolides from bacteria.

ssamroiyotmycin

Tetrahedron paper

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Mbandakamines A and B

Posted by naturalproductman on May 16, 2013

Gerhard Bringmann and co-workers at the University of Wurzberg have reported in OL on the isolation of anti-malarial mbandakamines A and B.
mbandakamines

OL paper

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Amphilectene synthesis

Posted by naturalproductman on November 16, 2012

Ryan Shenvi and colleague at Scripps have reported in JACS on the synthesis of amphilectene, an antimalarial compound.

amphilectene

JACS paper

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