Spirofungins A and B: A reassignment of Kiyota's spiroketals

Luciana G. De Oliveira, Luiz C. Dias, Hiroyuki Sakauchi, Hiromasa Kiyota

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    In this letter, we present our results obtained in attempts to synthesize the initially proposed structure of the spiroketal core of spirofungin B. Based on these results, we propose a reassignment for the structures of the spiroketals obtained by Kiyota's group.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)2413-2418
    Number of pages6
    JournalTetrahedron Letters
    Issue number14
    Publication statusPublished - 2006 Apr 3


    • Reassignment of stereochemistry
    • Spiroketal core

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Biochemistry
    • Drug Discovery
    • Organic Chemistry


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