Synlett 2013; 24(9): 1032-1043
DOI: 10.1055/s-0032-1316912
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Challenges and Strategies to the Total Syntheses of Fawcettimine-Type and Serratinine-Type Lycopodium Alkaloids

Xiaoming Wang
a  College of Pharmaceutical Science and Technology, Tianjin University, Tianjin 300072, P. R. of China
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Houhua Li
b  National Institute of Biological Sciences (NIBS), Beijing 102206, P. R. of China   Fax: +86(10)80704785   Email: leixiaoguang@nibs.ac.cn
,
Xiaoguang Lei*
a  College of Pharmaceutical Science and Technology, Tianjin University, Tianjin 300072, P. R. of China
b  National Institute of Biological Sciences (NIBS), Beijing 102206, P. R. of China   Fax: +86(10)80704785   Email: leixiaoguang@nibs.ac.cn
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Received: 17 February 2013

Accepted after revision: 18 March 2013

Publication Date:
12 April 2013 (online)

Abstract

The fawcettimine- and serratinine-type lycopodium alkaloids are a series of structurally complex but related natural products. These alkaloids have been the subjects of intense studies by the synthetic chemistry community, and many elegant strategies have been developed. Herein, we describe the recently disclosed synthetic strategies towards this unique family of natural products, in particular the synthetic endeavors from our research laboratory.

 
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