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Molecules 2014, 19(10), 15982-16000;

Synthetic Advances in Macrosphelides: Natural Anticancer Agents

College of Pharmacy and Research Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Gyeongsang National University, Jinju daero, Jinju, Gyeongnam 660-701, Korea
Received: 11 August 2014 / Revised: 23 September 2014 / Accepted: 26 September 2014 / Published: 8 October 2014
(This article belongs to the Collection Bioactive Compounds)
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Total synthesis of macrosphelides is summarized. Synthetic approaches contain the preparation of key fragments and the final ring-closure reaction for unique 16- or 15-membered macrolactone skeletons. View Full-Text
Keywords: macrosphelides; total synthesis macrosphelides; total synthesis

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