Extending pummerer reaction chemistry. Application to the oxidative cyclization of tryptophan derivatives

Ken S. Feldman, Andrew G. Karatjas

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(Equation Presented) The diastereoselective oxidative cyclization of a β-oxygenated tryptophan derivative is reported. This process, which utilizes a new variant of the Pummerer reaction, may have application in TMC-95A synthesis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2849-2852
Number of pages4
JournalOrganic Letters
Issue number17
Publication statusPublished - Aug 19 2004


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry

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