Faktor-I, the chlorin which arises by aromatisation of the mono-C-methylated intermediate on the biosynthetic pathway to vitamin B12, has been synthesised in racemic form as its octamethyl ester by ring-closing the macrocycle photochemically.
|Number of pages
|Journal of the Chemical Society - Series Chemical Communications
|Published - 1985
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- Molecular Medicine