Total synthesis of (-)-vitrenal and its biological activity

Mitsuaki Kodama, Usman S.F. Tambunan, Tetsuto Tsunoda

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(-)-Vitrenal, the enantiomer of a natural sesquiterpene aldehyde isolated from a liverwort, has been synthesized starting from (+)-Δ3-carene, and its activity as a plant-growth regulator has been tested.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1197-1200
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 1986


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