Abstract

Acetyl CoA, “activated acetic acid”, is the precursor of a large group of natural products. It is easily substituted nucleophilically at the carbonyl group and electrophilically at the methyl group (C 1.2).

Keywords

Alkane Asphalt Butanediol Oleyl Tropane 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Martin Luckner
    • 1
  1. 1.Sektion PharmazieMartin-Luther-UniversitätHalle-WittenbergDeutschland

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