The antifungal agent (+)-preussin (1) was synthesized in five efficient transformations from t-Boc- (S)-phenylalanine. The key step involved the Hg(II)- mediated ring closure of ynone 4, a 5-endo-dig process.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of Organic Chemistry|
|State||Published - Aug 1 1994|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Organic Chemistry