During the course of our synthetic studies towards simplified eleuthesides, we have found that p-methoxyphenyl (PMP) protected allylic alcohols are compatible with the RCM reaction and can give better yields than the corresponding free allylic alcohols. © 2003 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.
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- Antitumour compounds
- P-methoxyphenyl (PMP)
- Protective groups
- Ring closing metathesis