Synthesis of Clavukerin A

Structure of Clavukerin A

C12H18

Principal investigatorErich L. Grimm
Publication year2003
Synthesis typePartial
Number of steps 10 (linear)
References
Part 1 of 1
intermediate structure
NaBH4
MeOH
0 °C
"The starting material is obtained in 3 steps from (+)-limonene, see: J. Org. Chem. 1964, 29, 3740."
intermediate structure
PBr3
Et2O
0 °C
intermediate structure
PhSO2Na
DMF
RT, 15 h, 85% (3 steps)
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  1. H2O
  2. H2O2
  3. Sia2BH
THF
RT, 2.5 h
intermediate structure
MsCl
Et3N
0 °C, 60 min
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NaI
Acetone
65 °C, 16 h, 92% (3 steps)
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Dimethyl malonate, NaH
DMF
0 to 140 °C, 17 h, 51%
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TMS2NLi
THF
0 °C, , 89%
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NaBH4
MeOH
93%
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Na(Hg)
MeOH
0 °C, 3 h, 89%
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