Chemistry, NSF Engineering Research Center for Biorenewable Chemicals
Journal or Book Title
Natural Product Communications
Antileukemic pyrone 1 was synthesized by way of a five-step procedure from 4-Hydroxy-5-methoxycarbonyl-6-methyl-2-pyrone (8). This is the first synthesis of 4-methoxy-6-methyl-5-(3-oxobutyl)-2H-pyran-2-one (1).
Qu, Yang and Kraus, George A., "Synthesis of an Antileukemic Pyrone from Alternaria phragmospora" (2017). Chemistry Publications. 1169.