Studies in relation to Biosynthesis. III. The structure of Eleutherinol
AJ Birch and FW Donovan
Australian Journal of Chemistry
6(4) 373 - 378
Abstract1-Hydroxy-3-methyl-6,8-dimethoxynaphthalene (VII) has been synthesized and shown to be identical with a phenol obtained from the degradation of eleutherinol dimethyl ether. This synthesis establishes the formula VI for eleutherinol, in agreement with prediction on biogenetic grounds.
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