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J Am Chem Soc. 2006 Aug 30;128(34):11022-3.

Synthesis of taiwaniaquinoids via Nazarov triflation.

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  • 1Department of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720-1460, USA.


A unified approach toward the taiwaniaquinoids that has yielded four natural products is described. A new variant of the Nazarov reaction with concomitant formation of an enol triflate serves as one of the key steps, considerably shortening the synthetic scheme and providing a general entry into this class of bioactive natural products.

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