Synthetic Studies of the Nargenicins. Introduction of the C14-C19 side chain by diastereoselective [2,3] wittig rearrangement of a tertiary allylic ether

Lucius T. Rossano, Daniel J. Plata, James Kallmerten

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The stereocontrolled [2,3] Wittig rearrangement of a tertiary allylic ether is employed to establish the remotely functionalized C14-C19 macrolide fragment of an advanced intermediate related to the nargenicin macrolides.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)5189-5191
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Organic Chemistry
Issue number21
StatePublished - Jan 1 1988


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