The first total synthesis of Cicerfuran utilizing a one-pot synthesis of hydroxylated benzofurans

Zoltán Novák, Géza Timári, András Kotschy

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Abstract

A simple one-pot procedure was elaborated for the preparation of hydroxylated benzofurans from halogenated phenols and was successfully applied to the first total synthesis of Cicerfuran, a natural defence agent of wild chickpea.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)7509-7513
Number of pages5
JournalTetrahedron
Volume59
Issue number38
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 15 2003

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Keywords

  • Benzofurane
  • Cross-coupling
  • Natural product

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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