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Molecules 2001, 6(5), 468-471;

Facile and efficient synthesis of 3β-hydroxy-eupholanost-8-en-24-one

Laboratoire de Chimie des Substances Naturelles et des Hétérocycles, Université Cadi Ayyad, Faculté des Sciences Semlalia. BP 2390 Boulevard Prince My Abdellah. Marrakech, Morocco
Laboratoire de Chimie de Synthèse et Activations de Biomolécules, Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Chimie de Rennes. Avenue du Général Leclerc 35700 RENNES, France
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Received: 24 November 2000 / Revised: 20 December 2000 / Accepted: 20 December 2000 / Published: 30 April 2001
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The epoxidation of the natural product α-euphol followed by cleavage of the obtained epoxide with BF3-etherate, provides 3β-hydroxy-eupholanost-8-en-24-one in satisfactory overall yield. View Full-Text
Keywords: α-euphol; 3β-hydroxy-eupholanost-8-en-24-one; epoxide cleavage α-euphol; 3β-hydroxy-eupholanost-8-en-24-one; epoxide cleavage

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El Aouad, N.; Benharref, A.; Gree, R. Facile and efficient synthesis of 3β-hydroxy-eupholanost-8-en-24-one. Molecules 2001, 6, 468-471.

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