Stereocontrolled functionalization of the diene system of compactin

Chris H. Senanayake, Timothy J. Bill, Lisa M. DiMichele, Cheng Y. Chen, Robert D. Larsen, Thomas R. Verhoeven, Paul J. Reider

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A facile regio- and stereoselective γ-functionlization of the 1,3-diene system of compactin via the key dienone 3 is described.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)6021-6024
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number38
StatePublished - Sep 17 1993
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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