Synthesis of the H ring of gambierol

Isao Kadota, Akio Ohno, Yasuhisa Matsukawa, Yoshinori Yamamoto

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Stereoselective synthesis of the H ring of gambierol was achieved from 2-deoxy-D-ribose by using the intramolecular reaction of allylstannane with aldehyde as a key step. Modified Stille coupling was successfully applied for the construction of the triene side chain.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6373-6376
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number35
Publication statusPublished - Aug 27 1998
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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