vic-Diol chirons: Enantiospecific synthesis of 11,12- and 14,15-dihydroxyeicosatrienoic acids

Kamlesh Chauhan, Sivasubramanian Aravind, Sang Gyeong Lee, J R Falck, Jorge H. Capdevila

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A differentiated, six-carbon vicinal-diol chiron was prepared from D-glucurono-6,3-lactone and exploited in the asymmetric synthesis of the erythro/threo-isomers of the title eicosanoids.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)6791-6794
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number37
StatePublished - Sep 12 1994


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  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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