Synthesis of bufalin

George Pettit, Leonard E. Houghton, John C. Knight, Fred Bruschweiler

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A new total synthesis of resibufogenin and bufalin using digitoxigenin, represents the first chemical transformation of a cardenolide to a bufadienolide.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)93-94
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society D: Chemical Communications
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1970

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  • Molecular Medicine


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