A total synthesis of racemic paulownin using a type II photocyclization reactionJournal of American Chemical Society
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The lignan paulownin was prepared in a seven-step route from piperonal. The key step was a type I1 photocyclization reaction wherein two of the four stereogenic centers were introduced.
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Citation InformationGeorge A. Kraus and Li Chen. "A total synthesis of racemic paulownin using a type II photocyclization reaction" Journal of American Chemical Society Vol. 112 Iss. 9 (1990) p. 3464 - 3466
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