Photochemistry of 4,5-dihydro-8-hydroxygermacrene B

H.R. Fransen, G.J.M. Dormans, G.J. Bezemer, H.M. Buck

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Irradiation of two racemates of 4,5-dihydro-8-hydroxygermacrene B (2, 3) results, in addition to E-Z isomerization, in the occurrence of a [1,3]-C shift. Conformational differences between the diastereoisomers are reflected in a highly stereospecific photoreaction.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)115-118
JournalRecueil des Travaux Chimiques des Pays-Bas
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1984


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