Formal synthesis of teleocidin a via indole-Cr(CO)3 complexes

M. F. Semmelhack, Hakjune Rhee

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The addition of a cyano-stabilized anion to a 4-aminoindole-Cr(CO)3 complex can be directed to selective C-7 substitution, and the resulting intermediate is part of a formal total synthesis of teleocidin A1/A2.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1399-1402
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number9
StatePublished - Feb 26 1993

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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