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Porothramycin Formal Synthesis

Posted by naturalproductman on June 24, 2010

Christopher Vanderwal and co-workers at UC Irvine have published in Organic Letters on a formal synthesis of porothramycin via a Zincke reaction to access the dihydropyrrolidine ring found in the natural product.


OL paper

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