A biomimetic synthesis of polycyclic quinones

Masahiko Yamaguchi, Koichi Hasebe, Minoru Uchida, Akemi Irie, Toru Minami

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Various polycyclic quinones were synthesized by the intramolecular condensation of polyketides followed by the air-oxidation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2017-2020
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number18
Publication statusPublished - 1987
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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