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Molecules 2000, 5(3), 522-523;

Approach to the A-B Ring System of Forskolin through Biotransformation of Toluene

Cátedra de Química Orgánica, Facultad de Química, Gral. Flores 2124, Universidad de la República, Montevideo, Uruguay
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Published: 22 March 2000
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In the present work, we will intend to show that diol I, microbially derived from toluene using Pseudomonas putida 39D, is a suitable synthon for the synthesis of the A-B ring system of forskolin. The functionalization of diol I, to be used as ring-B, and the attempts of ring-A closure, will be disclosed. View Full-Text
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Schapiro, V.; Seoane, G.; García, G. Approach to the A-B Ring System of Forskolin through Biotransformation of Toluene. Molecules 2000, 5, 522-523.

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