A concise enantioselective synthesis of (+)-muscarine from (R)-O-benzylglycidol [(R)-benzyloxymethyloxirane]

Seiichi Takano, Yoshiharu Iwabuchi, Kunio Ogasawara

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Abstract

A concise enantioselective synthesis of (+)-muscarine has been established via the novel formation of a 3,4-dihydrofuran starting from (R)-O- benzylglycidol.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1371-1372
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number18
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1989 Jan 1

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Medicine

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