• Synthesis of (±)-2-methyl-6-(3′-hydroxy-4′-methylphenyl)-2-hepten-4-one [turmeronol A]

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      2-Methyl-6-(3′-hydroxy-4′-methylphenyl)-2-hepten-4-one; turmeronol A

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      The first total synthesis of the racemic title compound is described. 3-Hydroxy-4-methyl acetophenone was used as the starting material and transformed into the target molecule in six steps. Synthetic turmeronol A displays spectral properties similar to those reported for the natural compound leading to confirmation of the proposed structure.

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      M L Sharma1 Tek Chand1 2

      1. Department of Chemistry, Punjab University, Chandigarh - 160 014, India
      2. Himachal Terpene Products (P) Ltd., Kala-Amb - 173 030, India
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  • Journal of Chemical Sciences | News

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