Molecules 2000, 5(4), 674-698; doi:10.3390/50400674
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Synthesis of a Highly Functionalized Triquinane: Studies Towards a Total Synthesis of Subergorgic Acid and Its Analogues

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Received: 14 March 2000; Accepted: 14 April 2000 / Published: 20 April 2000
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Abstract: Reaction of enone (11) with the bifunctional Grignard reagent (7) in the presence of copper(I) bromide – dimethyl sulfide, followed by intramolecular alkylation of the resultant chloroketone (15) gave the tricyclic ketone (12). The tricyclic ketone (12) was transformed into the angular triquinane dienedione (9) by means of an 8-step sequence.
Keywords: Subergorgic acid; sesquiterpenoid synthesis; methylenecyclopentane annulation; bifunctional reagents; triquinane synthesis
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Dragojlovic, V. Synthesis of a Highly Functionalized Triquinane: Studies Towards a Total Synthesis of Subergorgic Acid and Its Analogues. Molecules 2000, 5, 674-698.

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Dragojlovic V. Synthesis of a Highly Functionalized Triquinane: Studies Towards a Total Synthesis of Subergorgic Acid and Its Analogues. Molecules. 2000; 5(4):674-698.

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Dragojlovic, Veljko. 2000. "Synthesis of a Highly Functionalized Triquinane: Studies Towards a Total Synthesis of Subergorgic Acid and Its Analogues." Molecules 5, no. 4: 674-698.

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