Convergent synthesis of the ABCDE ring framework of ciguatoxin

Kenji Maeda, Tohru Oishi, Hiroki Oguri, Masahiro Hirama

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An alkylation-metathesis sequence is shown to be a powerful method to synthesize the ABCDE ring framework of ciguatoxin 1.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1063-1064
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - Jun 21 1999
Externally publishedYes


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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