The first total synthesis and structural determination of lagunamycin

Seijiro Hosokawa, Shoichi Kuroda, Keisuke Imamura, Kuniaki Tatsuta

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    Lagunamycin (1) has been synthesized by using our developed remote stereoinduction, Knorr condensation, periodinane oxidation, and diazonation. This enantioselective synthesis determined the absolute configuration of lagunamycin. Existence of rotational conformers was confirmed by NMR studies.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)6183-6186
    Number of pages4
    JournalTetrahedron Letters
    Issue number35
    Publication statusPublished - 2006 Aug 28


    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Biochemistry
    • Organic Chemistry
    • Drug Discovery

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