Spirofungins A and B: A reassignment of Kiyota's spiroketals

Luciana G. De Oliveira, Luiz C. Dias, Hiroyuki Sakauchi, Hiromasa Kiyota

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In this letter, we present our results obtained in attempts to synthesize the initially proposed structure of the spiroketal core of spirofungin B. Based on these results, we propose a reassignment for the structures of the spiroketals obtained by Kiyota's group.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2413-2418
Number of pages6
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number14
Publication statusPublished - Apr 3 2006
Externally publishedYes


  • Reassignment of stereochemistry
  • Spiroketal core

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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