What is it about?
Diels-Alder reaction applied in the synthesis of a new phthalide analogue and structural elucidation using NMR analysis and theoretical calculations.
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Why is it important?
Phtalides are secondary metabolites found in several fungi with a wide range of biological activities. The structure of the pentacyclic lactone was determined by reaction mechanism analyses and NMR studies.
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This page is a summary of: Synthesis and structural elucidation of a phthalide analog using NMR analysis and DFT calculations, Magnetic Resonance in Chemistry, January 2020, Wiley, DOI: 10.1002/mrc.4976.
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