TOTAL SYNTHESIS OF (+ -)-NIMBONONE

Citation
Xf. Wang et al., TOTAL SYNTHESIS OF (+ -)-NIMBONONE, Indian journal of chemistry. Sect. B: organic chemistry, including medical chemistry, 37(9), 1998, pp. 929-932
Citations number
5
Language
INGLESE
art.tipo
Article
Categorie Soggetti
Chemistry Inorganic & Nuclear
ISSN journal
0376-4699
Volume
37
Issue
9
Year of publication
1998
Pages
929 - 932
Database
ISI
SICI code
0376-4699(1998)37:9<929:TSO(->2.0.ZU;2-6
Abstract
A first expeditious total synthesis of (+/-)-Nimbonone 10, a novel nat urally occurring diterpenoid isolated from the Neem tree, is described . In order to induce the ethyl substituent, Friedel-Crafts acetylation and then decarbonylation have been employed as the key steps.