(±)-Tiruneesiin, 3-[2-(4-hydroxy-3-methoxyphenyl)-3-acetoxymethyl-7- methoxy-2, 3-dihydro-1-benzofuran-5-yl]propan-1-yl acetate 1, is synthesized starting from methyl ferulate 2 with an overall yield of 12.6%. Ag2O induced dimerization of 2 is used as a key step in the synthesis.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Indian Journal of Chemistry - Section B Organic and Medicinal Chemistry|
|Publication status||Published - Feb 2007|
- Justicia neesii
- Oxidative dimerization
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Organic Chemistry