Takaaki Matsubara

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The first asymmetric total synthesis of (-)-ophiodilactone A and (-)-ophiodilactone B, isolated from the ophiuroid (Ophiocoma scolopendrina), is reported. The key features of the synthesis include the highly stereocontrolled construction of the structurally congested γ-lactone/δ-lactone skeleton through an asymmetric epoxidation, diastereoselective(More)
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