Campus Units

Ames Laboratory, Chemistry

Document Type

Article

Publication Version

Published Version

Publication Date

4-1994

Journal or Book Title

The Journal of Organic Chemistry

Volume

59

Issue

8

First Page

2219

Last Page

2222

DOI

10.1021/jo00087a044

Abstract

The total synthesis of hongconin (1) has been completed. Key steps include the metalation of a benzylic alcohol, the formation of a six-membered ring ether via a mercury-mediated cyclization, and the regioselective installation of the naphthalene ring by way of a Diels-Alder reaction.

Comments

Reprinted (adapted) with permission from The Journal of Organic Chemistry, 59(8); 2219-2222. Doi: 10.1021/jo00087a044. Copyright 1994 American Chemical Society.

Copyright Owner

American Chemical Society

Language

en

File Format

application/pdf

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