Chemistry of insect antifeedants from Azadirachta indica (Part 22): Functionalisation of the decalin fragment of azadirachtin via a Claisen rearrangement reaction

  • Ley S
  • Gutteridge C
  • Pape A
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We report the use of a thermal Claisen rearrangement reaction for the functionalisation of the C-8 position of a decalin fragment of the insect antifeedant azadirachtin (1).

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  • article; nuclear overhauser effect; reaction anal
  • azadirachta indica extract; azadirachtin; cyclopen

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  • S.V.a Ley

  • C.E.a Gutteridge

  • A.R.a Pape

  • C.D.b Spilling

  • C.a Zumbrunn

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