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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  • Antifeedant
  • Azadirachtin
  • Claisen rearrangement

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  • Steven V. Ley

  • Clare E. Gutteridge

  • Andrew R. Pape

  • Christopher D. Spilling

  • Cornelia Zumbrunn

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