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The Total Synthesis of the Enantiomer of Lasalocid A


Fitzsimmons, Brian Joseph (1984) The Total Synthesis of the Enantiomer of Lasalocid A. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. doi:10.7907/w5gn-5650.


A convergent total synthesis of the enantiomer of the naturally occurring polyether antibiotic Lasalocid A (X-537A) and preliminary results of the biological testing of this compound are reported.

Item Type:Thesis (Dissertation (Ph.D.))
Subject Keywords:Chemistry
Degree Grantor:California Institute of Technology
Division:Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Major Option:Chemistry
Thesis Availability:Public (worldwide access)
Research Advisor(s):
  • Grubbs, Robert H.
Thesis Committee:
  • Grubbs, Robert H. (chair)
  • Ireland, Robert E.
  • Goddard, William A., III
  • Anson, Fred C.
Defense Date:27 June 1983
Funding AgencyGrant Number
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)UNSPECIFIED
Record Number:CaltechTHESIS:12072018-114316546
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ID Code:11296
Deposited By: Lisa Fischelis
Deposited On:07 Dec 2018 20:42
Last Modified:16 Apr 2021 23:19

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