A new facile synthesis of a thromboxane B2 precursor

Jozua F. Booysen, Cedric W. Holzapfel

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A short, stereocontrolled synthesis of a key intermediate in the synthesis of thromboxane B2 is described. The approach is based on the use of N, N-diethyl(phenylsulfonyl)acetamide as nucleophile in a palladium-catalysed nucleophilic substitution reaction.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1461-1472
Number of pages12
JournalSynthetic Communications
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 1 May 1995

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Organic Chemistry


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