Synthesis of unsymmetrical spermine alkaloids of the Homalium group

L. Crombie, David Haigh, R.C.F. Jones

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. Crombie, Leslie; Jones, Raymond C. F.; Haigh, David. Dep. Chem., Univ. Nottingham, Nottingham, UK. Tetrahedron Letters (1986), 27(42), 5147-50. CODEN: TELEAY ISSN: 0040-4039. Journal written in English. CAN 107:96956 AN 1987:496956 CAPLUS (Copyright (C) 2009 ACS on SciFinder (R)) Abstract Spermine alkaloids homaline (I), hopromalinol, hopromine, and hoprominol are prpared by sequential coupling of 4-substituted 5-methyl-1,5-diazacyclooctan-2-ones, available by transamidation from 4-substituted azetidin-2-ones, to 1,4-dichlorobut-2-ene.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5147-5150
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Publication statusPublished - 1986


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