total synthesis

The synthesis of a complex organic compound (especially a naturally occurring one) from simple, readily available compounds.

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  • Nicolaou Taxol total synthesis — overview from raw material perspective. The Nicolaou Taxol total synthesis, published by K. C. Nicolaou and his group in 1994 concerns the total synthesis of Taxol. This organic synthesis was included in Nicolaou s book, Classics in Total… …   Wikipedia

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  • Mukaiyama Taxol total synthesis — overview from raw material perspective The Mukaiyama taxol total synthesis published by the group of Teruaki Mukaiyama of the Tokyo University of Science between 1997 and 1999 was the 6th successful taxol total synthesis. The total synthesis of… …   Wikipedia

  • Quinine total synthesis — In total synthesis, the Quinine total synthesis describes the efforts in synthesis of quinine over a 150 year period. The development of synthetic quinine is considered a milestone in organic chemistry although it has never been produced… …   Wikipedia

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  • Oseltamivir total synthesis — concerns the total synthesis of the antiinfluenza drug oseltamivir marketed by Hoffmann La Roche under the trade name Tamiflu. Its commercial production starts from the biomolecule shikimic acid harvested from Chinese star anise with a limited… …   Wikipedia

  • Holton Taxol total synthesis — The Holton Taxol total synthesis, published by Robert A. Holton and his group at Florida State University in 1994 was the first total synthesis of Taxol (generic name: paclitaxel) [ First total synthesis of taxol 1. Functionalization of the B… …   Wikipedia

  • Galanthamine total synthesis — ; 2006; 106(1) pp 116 133; (Review) DOI|10.1021/cr040415t] The natural source of galantamine are certain species of daffodil and because these species are scarce and because the isolation of galanthamine from daffodil is expensive (a 1996 figure… …   Wikipedia

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