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Natural Products in OBC

Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry, our sister journal, publishes many articles that cover a variety of natural product chemistry.

We try to keep you updated here, although signing up to OBC’s e-alert (free service) means you will receive the tables of content directly in your inbox every time an issue is published.

Hand-picked for you from the latest issues are:

Preparation of oxocene terpenes. The first enantiospecific synthesis of cytotoxic arenaran A
Alejandro Torres, Pilar Gutierrez, Ramón Alvarez-Manzaneda, Rachid Chahboun and Enrique Alvarez-Manzaneda
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB01640E, Paper

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Synthesis of crinane utilizing an allylic sulfoxide for the construction of a hydroindole ring via vinylogous C–N bond formation
Sadagopan Raghavan and Anil Ravi
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB01966H, Paper

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Total synthesis of wewakazole B
Bohua Long, Jingzhao Zhang, Xudong Tang and Zhengzhi Wu
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB01783E, Communication

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Total synthesis of (±)-ganocins B and C
Yao Liu, Chu-Jun Zhou, Qingjiang Li and Honggen Wang
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB02049F, Communication

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Stereoselective synthesis of (−)-desethyleburnamonine, (−)-vindeburnol and (−)-3-epitacamonine: observation of a substrate dependent diastereoselectivity reversal of an aldol reaction
Pravat Mondal and Narshinha P. Argade
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB01438K, Paper

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Stereoselective construction of 2-vinyl 3-hydroxybenzopyran rings: total syntheses of teadenols A and B
Ryunosuke Yoshida, Hitoshi Ouchi, Atsushi Yoshida, Tomohiro Asakawa, Makoto Inai, Masahiro Egi, Yoshitaka Hamashima and Toshiyuki Kan
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB02004F, Communication

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Total synthesis, structural elucidation and anti-inflammatory activity evaluation of 2-deoxy-3,6-anhydro hexofuranoside derivatives isolated from Sauropus rostratus
Chenxi Zhang, Chengcheng Wang, Zihao Wang, Genzoh Tanabe, Osamu Muraoka, Aijun Lin, Jinyi Xu, Xiaoming Wu, Liang Wu and Weijia Xie
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB02207C, Paper

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SCascade oxime formation, cyclization to a nitrone, and intermolecular dipolar cycloaddition
Rachel C. Furnival, Rungroj Saruengkhanphasit, Heather E. Holberry, Jonathan R. Shewring, Hélène D. S. Guerrand, Harry Adams and Iain Coldham
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB01871H, Paper

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Synthetic analogs of stryphnusin isolated from the marine sponge Stryphnus fortis inhibit acetylcholinesterase with no effect on muscle function or neuromuscular transmission
Lindon W. K. Moodie, Monika C. Žužek, Robert Frangež, Jeanette H. Andersen, Espen Hansen, Elisabeth K. Olsen, Marija Cergolj, Kristina Sepčić, Kine Ø. Hansen and Johan Svenson
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB02120D, Paper

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Macrolactam analogues of macrolide natural products
Helmut M. Hügel, Andrew T. Smith and Mark A. Rizzacasa
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB02149B, Review Article

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Enantioselective total synthesis and structural assignment of callyspongiolide
Arun K. Ghosh, Luke A. Kassekert and Joseph D. Bungard
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB02051H, Paper

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Total synthesis of natural derivatives and artificial analogs of 13-oxyingenol and their biological evaluation
Takayuki Ohyoshi, Yuki Tamura, Ichiro Hayakawa, Go Hirai, Yamato Miyazawa, Shota Funakubo, Mikiko Sodeoka and Hideo Kigoshi
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB02268E, Paper

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Natural Products in OBC

Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry, our sister journal, publishes many articles that cover a variety of natural product chemistry.

We try to keep you updated here, although signing up to OBC’s e-alert (free service) means you will receive the tables of content directly in your inbox every time an issue is published.

Hand-picked for you from the latest issues are:

Asymmetric synthesis and absolute stereochemistry of a labdane-type diterpenoid isolated from the rhizomes of Isodan yuennanensis
Heping Deng, Wei Cao, Zhijiang Zhang and Bo Liu
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00750C, Paper


Biosynthesis of isoxazolin-5-one and 3-nitropropanoic acid containing glucosides in juvenile Chrysomelina
Tobias Becker, Kerstin Ploss and Wilhelm Boland
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00899B, Paper


Overproduction and identification of butyrolactones SCB1–8 in the antibiotic production superhost Streptomyces M1152
John D. Sidda, Vincent Poon, Lijiang Song, Weishan Wang, Keqian Yang and Christophe Corre
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00840B, Communication


Synthesis and biological evaluation of acylated oligorhamnoside derivatives structurally related to mezzettiaside-6 with cytotoxic activity
Gaopeng Song, Sumei Li, Zhiwei Lei, Yibin Li, Junhua Li, Yixian Liao and Zi-Ning Cui
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00862C, Paper


Asymmetric synthesis of (+)-17-epi-methoxy-kauran-3-one through tandem oxidative polycyclization-pinacol process
Gaëtan Maertens, Samuel Desjardins and Sylvain Canesi
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB01142J, Paper


Enantioselective synthesis of (+)-brevipolide H
Ching-Nung Chen and Duen-Ren Hou
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB01071G, Paper


Synthetic studies of callyspongiolide: synthesis of the macrolactone core of the molecule
Sudhakar Athe, Ashish Sharma, Kanakaraju Marumudi and Subhash Ghosh
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB01007E, Paper


Synthesis of L-indospicine, [5,5,6-2H3]-L-indospicine and L-norindospicine
Cheng-Shan Lang, Siew-Hoon Wong, Sharon Chow, Victoria L. Challinor, Ken W. L. Yong, Mary T. Fletcher, Dionne M. Arthur, Jack C. Ng and James J. De Voss
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB01187J, Paper


Synthesis of 2,6-trans– and 3,3,6-trisubstituted tetrahydropyran-4-ones from Maitland–Japp derived 2H-dihydropyran-4-ones: a total synthesis of diospongin B
Paul A. Clarke, Nadiah Mad Nasir, Philip B. Sellars, Alejandra M. Peter, Connor A. Lawson and James L. Burroughs
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB01182A, Paper


Catalytic asymmetric reactions and synthesis of quinones
Basavaprabhu Hosamani, Matheus F. Ribeiro, Eufrânio N. da Silva Júnior and Irishi N. N. Namboothiri
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB01119E, Review Article


Platinum-catalyzed cycloisomerizations of a common enyne: a divergent entry to cyclopropane sesquiterpenoids. Formal synthesis of sarcandralactone A
Vera P. Demertzidou and Alexandros L. Zografos
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB011226D, Communication


Synthesis of the 2-formylpyrrole spiroketal pollenopyrroside A and structural elucidation of xylapyrroside A, shensongine A and capparisine BA
James M. Wood, Daniel P. Furkert and Margaret A. Brimble
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB01361A, Paper


Biosynthesis-driven structure–activity relationship study of premonensin-derivatives A
A. Ismail-Ali, E. K. Fansa, N. Pryk, S. Yahiaoui, S. Kushnir, M. Pflieger, A. Wittinghofer and F. Schulz
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB01201A, Paper


Horner–Wadsworth–Emmons approach to piperlongumine analogues with potent anti-cancer activity
Li-Chen Han, Paul A. Stanley, Paul J. Wood, Pallavi Sharma, Anchala I. Kuruppu, Tracey D. Bradshaw and John E. Moses
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB01160H, Paper


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Natural Products in OBC

Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry, our sister journal, publishes many articles that cover a variety of natural product chemistry.

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Hand-picked for you from the latest issues are:

First total synthesis of (+)-broussonetine W: glycosidase inhibition of natural product & analogs
Ying-Ying Song, Kyoko Kinami, Atsushi Kato, Yue-Mei Jia, Yi-Xian Li, George W. J. Fleet and Chu-Yi Yu
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00720A, Paper


Synthesis of a simplified triazole analogue of pateamine A
A. Hemi Cumming, Sarah L. Brown, Xu Tao, Claire Cuyamendous, Jessica J. Field, John H. Miller, Joanne E. Harvey and Paul H. Teesdale-Spittle
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00086J, Paper


Studies towards the synthesis of tedanolide C. Construction of the C13-epi C1–C15 fragment
Joana Zambrana, Pedro Romea and Fèlix Urpí
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00896H, Communication


Asymmetric synthesis of crambescin A–C carboxylic acids and their inhibitory activity on voltage-gated sodium channels
Atsuo Nakazaki, Yoshiki Nakane, Yuki Ishikawa, Mari Yotsu-Yamashita and Toshio Nishikawa
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00914J, Paper


Nitropyrrole natural products: isolation, biosynthesis and total synthesis
Xiao-Bo Ding, Margaret A. Brimble and Daniel P. Furkert
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02599K, Review Article


Some chemical speculation on the biosynthesis of corallidictyals A–D
Adrian W. Markwell-Heys and Jonathan H. George
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00171H, Communication


First total synthesis of trehalose containing tetrasaccharides from Mycobacterium smegmatis
Manishkumar A. Chaube, Vikram A. Sarpe, Santanu Jana and Suvarn S. Kulkarni
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00412A, Communication


Towards theory driven structure elucidation of complex natural products: mandelalides and coibamide A
Kevin M. Snyder, Justyna Sikorska, Tao Ye, Lijing Fang, Wu Su, Rich G. Carter, Kerry L. McPhail and Paul H.-Y. Cheong
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00707D, Paper


Total synthesis of desoxycyclomarin C and the cyclomarazines A and B
Philipp Barbie and Uli Kazmaier
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00801A, Paper


Total synthesis of cyclomarins A, C and D, marine cyclic peptides with interesting anti-tuberculosis and anti-malaria activities
Philipp Barbie and Uli Kazmaier
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00800C, Paper


Total synthesis, biosynthesis and biological profiles of clavine alkaloids
Stephanie R. McCabe and Peter Wipf
DOI:10.1039/C6OB00878J, Review Article


Recent applications in natural product synthesis of dihydrofuran and -pyran formation by ring-closing alkene metathesis
Reece Jacques, Ritashree Pal, Nicholas A. Parker, Claire E. Sear, Peter W. Smith, Aubert Ribaucourt and David M. Hodgson
DOI:10.1039/C6OB00593D, Review Article


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Natural Products in OBC

Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry, our sister journal, publishes many articles that cover a variety of natural product chemistry.

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Hand-picked for you from the latest issues are:

Abietane diterpenoids from Caryopteris incana (Thunb.) Miq.
Sen-Miao Zhao, Gui-Xin Chou, Qing-Shan Yang, Wei Wang and Jian-Li Zhou
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00139D, Paper


Multicomponent access to indolo[3,3a-c]isoquinolin-3,6-diones: formal synthesis of (±)-plicamine
Marco V. Mijangos and Luis D. Miranda
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00231E, Communication


A surprising switch in absolute configuration of anti-inflammatory macrolactones
Johannes Tauber, Markus Rohr, Thorsten Walter, Dieter Schollmeyer, Karin Rahn-Hotze, Gerhard Erkel and Till Opatz
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00430J, Communication


The total synthesis and functional evaluation of fourteen stereoisomers of yaku’amide B. The importance of stereochemistry for hydrophobicity and cytotoxicity
Hiroyuki Mutoh, Yusuke Sesoko, Takefumi Kuranaga, Hiroaki Itoh and Masayuki Inoue
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00640J, Communication


Epimerization of C5 of an N-hydroxypyrrolidine in the synthesis of swainsonine related iminosugars
Bao-Chen Qian, Akiko Kamori, Kyoko Kinami, Atsushi Kato, Yi-Xian Li, George W. J. Fleet and Chu-Yi Yu
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00531D, Paper


Total chemical synthesis of lassomycin and lassomycin-amide
S. Lear, T. Munshi, A. S. Hudson, C. Hatton, J. Clardy, J. A. Mosely, T. J. Bull, C. S. Sit and S. L. Cobb
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00631K, Paper


ent-Abietane diterpenoids with anti-neuroinflammatory activity from the rare Chloranthaceae plant Chloranthus oldhamii
Juan Xiong, Zhi-Lai Hong, Peng Xu, Yike Zou, Shang-Bo Yu, Guo-Xun Yang and Jin-Feng Hu
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00731G, Paper


Concise total synthesis of (±)-serotobenine
Kangjiang Liang, Ting Wu and Chengfeng Xia
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00682E, Paper


Synthesis of substituted tetrahydroisoquinolines by lithiation then electrophilic quench
Ruaa A. Talk, Alexia Duperray, Xiabing Li and Iain Coldham
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00577B, Paper


Concise synthesis of calystegines B2 and B3via intramolecular Nozaki–Hiyama–Kishi reaction
Hong-Yao Wang, Atsushi Kato, Kyoko Kinami, Yi-Xian Li, George W. J. Fleet and Chu-Yi Yu
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00697C, Paper


Synthetic investigation toward apigenin 5-O-glycoside camellianin B as well as the chemical structure revision
Yang Hu, Yuan-Hong Tu, De-Yong Liu, Jin-Xi Liao and Jian-Song Sun
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00655H, Paper


Hydrohalogenative aromatization of multiynes promoted by ruthenium alkylidene complexes
Rajdip Karmakar, Kung-Pern Wang, Sang Young Yun, Phani Mamidipalli and Daesung Lee
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00524A, Communication


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Natural Products in OBC

Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry, our sister journal, publishes many articles that cover a variety of natural product chemistry.

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Hand-picked for you from the latest issues are:

Synthesis of new dicinnamoyl 4-deoxy quinic acid and methyl ester derivatives and evaluation of the toxicity against the pea aphid Acyrthosiphon pisum
Xiubin Li, Lucie Grand, Thomas Pouleriguen, Yves Queneau, Pedro da Silva, Yvan Rahbé, Jean-Luc Poëssel and Sylvie Moebs-Sanchez
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02483H, Paper


Inhibition of HL-60 cell growth via cell cycle arrest and apoptosis induction by a cycloartane–labdane heterodimer from Pseudolarix amabilis
Xinhui Tian, Niao Yang, Bo Li, Jianping Zhang, Xike Xu, Rongcai Yue, Huiliang Li, Liping Chen, Yunheng Shen and Weidong Zhang
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02661J, Paper


A convenient approach to an advanced intermediate toward the naturally occurring, bioactive 6-substituted 5-hydroxy-4-aryl-1H-quinolin-2-ones
Sebastián O. Simonetti, Enrique L. Larghi and Teodoro S. Kaufman
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02680F, Paper


Talaroketals A and B, unusual bis(oxaphenalenone) spiro and fused ketals from the soil fungus Talaromyces stipitatus ATCC 10500
Yi Zang, Grégory Genta-Jouve, Pascal Retailleau, Alexandre Escargueil, Stéphane Mann, Bastien Nay and Soizic Prado
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02657A, Paper


A bio-inspired synthetic route to the core ring systems of Spiraea atisine-type diterpenoid alkaloids and related diterpenes
Dai-Hui Tang, Ding Ma, Hang Cheng, Yong-Li Li and Liang Xu
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00053C, Paper


Synthesis of rocaglamide derivatives and evaluation of their Wnt signal inhibitory activities
Midori A. Arai, Yuuki Kofuji, Yuuki Tanaka, Natsuki Yanase, Kazuki Yamaku, Rolly G. Fuentes, Utpal Kumar Karmakar and Masami Ishibashi
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02537K, Paper


Four new carbazole alkaloids from Murraya koenigii that display anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial activities
Yedukondalu Nalli, Vidushi Khajuria, Shilpa Gupta, Palak Arora, Syed Riyaz-Ul-Hassan, Zabeer Ahmed and Asif Ali
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00267F, Paper


Solution-state conformations of natural products from chiroptical spectroscopy: the case of isocorilagin
R. F. Sprenger, S. S. Thomasi, A. G. Ferreira, Q. B. Cass and J. M. Batista Junior
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00049E, Paper


A single terpene synthase is responsible for a wide variety of sesquiterpenes in Sorangium cellulosum Soce56
Alexander Schifrin, Yogan Khatri, Philine Kirsch, Verena Thiel, Stefan Schulz and Rita Bernhardt
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00130K, Paper


Synthesis and absolute configuration assignment of albucidin: a late-stage reductive deiodination by visible light photocatalysis
Hu Zhang, Peng-Fei Liu, Qiong Chen, Qiong-You Wu, Anne Seville, Yu-Cheng Gu, John Clough, Shao-Lin Zhou and Guang-Fu Yang
DOI: 10.1039/C6OB00371K, Paper


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Hand-picked for you from the latest issues are:

The chemical synthesis of aryltetralin glycosides
Jian-Song Sun, Hui Liu, Xiao-Hong Guo and Jin-Xi Liao
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02188J, Review Article


Highly efficient synthesis of flavonol 5-O-glycosides with glycosyl ortho-alkynylbenzoates as donors
Jin-Xi Liao, Nai-Li Fan, Hui Liu, Yuan-Hong Tu and Jian-Song Sun
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02313K, Communication


Trichiconlides A and B: two novel limonoids from the fruits of Trichilia connaroides
Fa-Liang An, Jun Luo, Xiao-Bing Wang, Ming-Hua Yang and Ling-Yi Kong
Journal Article Org. Biomol. Chem., 2016,14, 1231-1235
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02300A, Communication


Synthesis of highly enantio-enriched stereoisomers of hydroxy-GR24
J. C. Morris and C. S. P. McErlean
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02349A, Communication


Divergent synthetic route to new cyclopenta[c]pyran iridoids: syntheses of jatamanin A, F, G and J, gastrolactone and nepetalactone
Jaehoon Sim, Inah Yoon, Hwayoung Yun, Hongchan An and Young-Ger Suh
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02147B, Paper


Total synthesis of the azolemycins
Zoe J. Anderson and David J. Fox
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02520F, Paper


Chemoselective room temperature E1cB NN cleavage of oxazolidinone hydrazides from enantioselective aldehyde α-hydrazination: synthesis of (+)-1,4-dideoxyallonojirimycin
Jasmin Ferreira, Sophie C. M. Rees-Jones, Valerie Ramaotsoa, Ath’enkosi Msutu and Roger Hunter
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02560E, Communication


Marine AChE inhibitors isolated from Geodia barretti: natural compounds and their synthetic analogs
Elisabeth K. Olsen, Espen Hansen, Lindon W. K. Moodie, Johan Isaksson, Kristina Sepčić, Marija Cergolj, Johan Svenson and Jeanette H. Andersen
Journal Article Org. Biomol. Chem., 2016,14, 1629-1640
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02416A, Paper


Total synthesis and stereochemical revision of xiamenmycin A
Xiaozhen Jiao, Yangyang Yao, Beibei Yang, Xiaoyu Liu, Xiaoyu Li, Hongguang Yang, Li Li, Jun Xu, Minjuan Xu and Ping Xie
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02476E, Paper


Total synthesis of (±)-epithuriferic acid methyl ester via Diels–Alder reaction
Marek Koprowski, Piotr Bałczewski, Krzysztof Owsianik, Ewa Różycka-Sokołowska and Bernard Marciniak
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02368H, Paper


Target-specific identification and characterization of the putative gene cluster for brasilinolide biosynthesis revealing the mechanistic insights and combinatorial synthetic utility of 2-deoxy-L-fucose biosynthetic enzymes
Hsien-Tai Chiu, Chien-Pao Weng, Yu-Chin Lin and Kuan-Hung Chen
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02292D, Paper
From themed collection: 2016 Hot Articles in Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry


Solution-phase synthesis and biological evaluation of triostin A and its analogues
Kozo Hattori, Kota Koike, Kensuke Okuda, Tasuku Hirayama, Masahiro Ebihara, Mei Takenaka and Hideko Nagasawa
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02505B, Paper


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Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry, our sister journal, publishes many articles that cover a variety of natural product chemistry.

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Hand-picked for you from the latest issues are:

Chemical chain termination resolves the timing of ketoreduction in a partially reducing iterative type I polyketide synthase
Hirokazu Kage, Elena Riva, James S. Parascandolo, Martin F. Kreutzer, Manuela Tosin and Markus Nett
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02009C, Communication


The biosynthesis of allelopathic di-C-glycosylflavones from the roots of Desmodium incanum (G. Mey.) DC
Bing Hao, John C. Caulfield, Mary L. Hamilton, John A. Pickett, Charles A. O. Midega, Zeyaur R. Khan, Junru R. Wang and Antony M. Hooper
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01926E, Paper


A novel C,D-spirodioxene taxoid synthesized through an unexpected Pd-mediated ring cyclization
Shao-Rong Wang, Pedro A. Sánchez-Murcia, Federico Gago and Wei-Shuo Fang
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02131F, Paper


Total synthesis of a piperidine alkaloid, microcosamine A
Chada Raji Reddy, Bellamkonda Latha, Kamalkishor Warudikar and Kiran Kumar Singarapu
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02085A, Paper


The structure of tagetitoxin
Abil E. Aliev, Kersti Karu, Robin E. Mitchell and Michael J. Porter
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02076J, Paper


Total synthesis and preliminary SAR study of (±)-merochlorins A and B
Hongzhi Yang, Xue Liu, Qingong Li, Longbo Li, Jing-Ren Zhang and Yefeng Tang
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01946J, Paper
From themed collection 2016 Hot Articles in Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry


A method for investigating the stereochemical course of terpene cyclisations
Patrick Rabe, Jan Rinkel, Tim A. Klapschinski, Lena Barra and Jeroen S. Dickschat
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01998B, Paper


Stereoselective total synthesis of (−)-nupharamine utilizing an α-chlorosulfide and a sulfinimine for C–C bond formation
Sadagopan Raghavan and Sheelamanthula Rajendar
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01750E, Paper


Antimalarial diterpenoid dimers of a new carbon skeleton from Aphanamixis grandifolia
Hua Zhang, Jia Liu, Li-She Gan, Seema Dalal, Maria B. Cassera and Jian-Min Yue
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02296G, Paper


Chemical constituents of the soft corals Sinularia vanderlandi and Sinularia gravis from the coast of Madagascar
Marie Pascaline Rahelivao, Margit Gruner, Tilo Lübken, Daut Islamov, Olga Kataeva, Hanta Andriamanantoanina, Ingmar Bauer and Hans-Joachim Knölker
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB02280K, Paper
From themed collection 2016 Hot Articles in Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry


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Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry, our sister journal, publishes many articles that cover a variety of natural product chemistry.

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Hand-picked for you from the latest issues are:

Total synthesis and absolute stereochemistry of the proteasome inhibitors cystargolides A and B
Rodolfo Tello-Aburto, Liam P. Hallada, Doleshwar Niroula and Snezna Rogelj
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01821H, Communication


Investigations into the binding of jadomycin DS to human topoisomerase IIβ by WaterLOGSY NMR spectroscopy
Camilo F. Martinez-Farina, Nicole McCormick, Andrew W. Robertson, Helen Clement, Alison Jee, Anna Ampaw, Nei-Li Chan, Ray T. Syvitski and David L. Jakeman
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01508A, Paper


The energetic viability of an unexpected skeletal rearrangement in cyclooctatin biosynthesis
Young J. Hong and Dean J. Tantillo
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01785H, Communication
From themed collection 2015 Hot Articles in Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry


Synthetic studies on the bioactive tetramic acid JBIR-22 using a late stage Diels–Alder reaction
A. R. Healy and N. J. Westwood
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01771H, Paper


The first total synthesis of (+)-goniothalesacetate and syntheses of (+)-altholactone, (+)-gonioheptolide A, and (−)-goniofupyrone by an asymmetric acetate aldol approach
Sandeep AnkiReddy, Praveen AnkiReddy and Gowravaram Sabitha
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01598G, Paper


4π electrocyclisation in domino processes: contemporary trends and synthetic applications towards natural products
Nadeem S. Sheikh
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01703C, Review Article


Total synthesis of calothrixin B via sequential Sonogashira coupling/copper-catalyzed oxidative cyclization
Nagarajan Ramkumar and Rajagopal Nagarajan
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01766A, Paper


Practical isolation of polygodial from Tasmannia lanceolata: a viable scaffold for synthesis
Jeremy Just, Timothy B. Jordan, Brett Paull, Alex C. Bissember and Jason A. Smith
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01573A, Paper


Chemoenzymatic collective synthesis of optically active hydroxyl(methyl)tetrahydronaphthalene-based bioactive terpenoids
Ramesh U. Batwal and Narshinha P. Argade
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01740H, Paper


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Natural Products in OBC – our latest selection

Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry, our sister journal, publishes many articles that cover a variety of natural product chemistry.

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Hand-picked for you from the latest issues are:

Benjamin K. W. Chung and Andrei K. Yudin
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01115A, Review Article


Raju S. Thombal and Vrushali H. Jadhav
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01276G, Paper

U. A. Kshirsagar
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01379H, Review Article

Mostafa E. Rateb, Yin Zhai, Emmanuelle Ehrner, Christopher M. Rath, Xiaoling Wang, Jioji Tabudravu, Rainer Ebel, Mervin Bibb, Kwaku Kyeremeh, Pieter C. Dorrestein, Kui Hong, Marcel Jaspars and Hai Deng
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01269D, Paper

Laura K. Smith and Ian R. Baxendale
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01524C, Review Article

Russell B. Williams, Mark O’Neil-Johnson, Antony J. Williams, Patrick Wheeler, Rostislav Pol and Arvin Moser
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01713K, Comment

Ichiro Hayakawa, Tomomi Nakamura, Osamu Ohno, Kiyotake Suenaga and Hideo Kigoshi

DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01488C, Paper

Haibo Tan, Hongxin Liu, Xinzheng Chen, Huiyu Chen and Shengxiang Qiu
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01636C, Paper

James McNulty, Kunal Keskar, Hilary A. Jenkins, Nick H. Werstiuk, Claudia Bordón, Robert Yolken and Lorraine Jones-Brando
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01506E, Paper

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Hand-picked for you from the latest issues are:

DMSO/Tf2O-mediated cross-coupling of tryptamine with substituted aniline to access C3a–N1′-linked pyrroloindoline alkaloids
Masanori Tayu, Takako Ishizaki, Kazuhiro Higuchi and Tomomi Kawasaki
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB00190K, Communication
From themed collection 2015 Hot Articles in Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry


Molecular characterization of the boron adducts of the proteasome inhibitor bortezomib with epigallocatechin-3-gallate and related polyphenols
Stephen J. Glynn, Kevin J. Gaffney, Marcos A. Sainz, Stan G. Louie and Nicos A. Petasis
DOI: 10.1039/C4OB02512A, Paper


Total syntheses of five uvacalols: structural validation of uvacalol A, uvacalol B and uvacalol C and disproval of the structures of uvacalol E and uvacalol G
Adiyala Vidyasagar and Kana M. Sureshan
DOI: 10.1039/C4OB02663B, Paper
From themed collection 2015 Hot Articles in Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry


Cytotoxic scalarane sesterterpenoids from the South China Sea sponge Carteriospongia foliascens
Fei Cao, Ze-Hong Wu, Chang-Lun Shao, Sen Pang, Xiao-Yan Liang, Nicole J. de Voogd and Chang-Yun Wang
DOI: 10.1039/C4OB02532F, Paper


First total synthesis of the marine natural products clavulolactones II and III
Charlotte M. Miller, Tore Benneche and Marcus A. Tius
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB00074B, Paper


Absolute configuration of remisporines A & B
Edward C. Sherer, James R. Cheeseman and R. Thomas Williamson
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB00082C, Communication


One-pot total synthesis of streptindole, arsindoline B and their congeners through tandem decarboxylative deaminative dual-coupling reaction of amino acids with indoles
Jiachen Xiang, Jungang Wang, Miao Wang, Xianggao Meng and Anxin Wu
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB00025D, Paper


Synthesis and structural reconfirmation of bacillamide B
Xue Sun, Yi Liu, Jun Liu, Guofeng Gu and Yuguo Du
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB00093A, Paper


A concise synthetic approach to brazilin via Pd-catalyzed allylic arylation
Youngeun Jung and Ikyon Kim
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB00216H, Paper


Chirality extension of an oxazine building block en route to total syntheses of (+)-hyacinthacine A2 and sphingofungin B
Seok-Hwi Park, Xiangdan Jin, Jong-Cheol Kang, Changyoung Jung, Seong-Soo Kim, Sung-Soo Kim, Kee-Young Lee and Won-Hun Ham
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB00251F, Paper


Stereoselective synthesis of the C13–C22 fragment of callystatin A by a non-aldol approach
Sadagopan Raghavan and Sheelamanthula Rajendar
DOI: 10.1039/C5OB00413F, Paper


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