Biomimetic Synthesis of the Crispatene Core Academic Article uri icon


  • The biomimetic synthesis of the crispatene core is reported. The core framework was efficiently generated from an easily synthesized all (E)-tetraene precursor in one step, in good yield.


  • Moses, John E
  • Baldwin, Jack E
  • Marquez, Rodolfo
  • Adlington, Robert M
  • Claridge, Timothy DW
  • Odell, Barbara

publication date

  • March 2003