Chapter 4.2. Synthesis of Oxacyclic Natural Products

  1. Prof. Philippe Renaud1 and
  2. Prof. Mukund P. Sibi2
  1. Eun Lee

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527618293.ch41

Radicals in Organic Synthesis

Radicals in Organic Synthesis

How to Cite

Lee, E. (2001) Synthesis of Oxacyclic Natural Products, in Radicals in Organic Synthesis (eds P. Renaud and M. P. Sibi), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527618293.ch41

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Universite de Fribourg, Institut de Chimie Organique, Pérolles, CH-1700 Fribourg, Switzerland

  2. 2

    Department of Chemistry, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58105, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 29 MAR 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527301607

Online ISBN: 9783527618293



  • oxacyclic natural products;
  • hexenyl radicals;
  • carbon-nitrogen bond;
  • bromohydrin;
  • propargylic ether


The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • Ether-Tethered Radical Cyclizations

  • Acetal-Tethered Radical Cyclizations

  • Ester-Tethered Radical Cyclizations

  • Miscellaneous Intramolecular Radical Reactions

  • Intermolecular Radical Reactions