Synlett 1994; 1994(10): 805-808
DOI: 10.1055/s-1994-23011
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Synthetic Studies on Grayanotoxins. Stereocontrolled Construction of CD-Ring of Grayanotoxins

T. Kan* , M. Oikawa, S. Hosokawa, M. Yanagiya, F. Matsuda, H. Shirahama
  • *Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo 060, Japan
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22 March 2002 (online)

A reliable synthetic scheme to produce the CD-ring of grayanotoxins, the toxic principles contained in the leaves of the various plants of the family Ericaceae, in an optically active form was explored.