Structure of spatozoate, n-butyl 2-benzoyloxymethylbenzoate 1, a metabolite of Spatoglossum variabile has been revised into benzyl n-butyl phthalate 2 by synthesis. NMR spectral data of synthetic 2 agrees well with those reported for the natural spatozoate.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Indian Journal of Chemistry - Section B Organic and Medicinal Chemistry|
|Publication status||Published - May 1 2003|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Organic Chemistry