4. Biomimetic Synthesis of Alkaloids Derived from Tryptophan: Dioxopiperazine Alkaloids

  1. Prof. Dr. Erwan Poupon2 and
  2. Dr. Bastien Nay3
  1. Timothy R. Welch and
  2. Robert M. Williams

Published Online: 21 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527634606.ch4

Biomimetic Organic Synthesis

Biomimetic Organic Synthesis

How to Cite

Welch, T. R. and Williams, R. M. (2011) Biomimetic Synthesis of Alkaloids Derived from Tryptophan: Dioxopiperazine Alkaloids, in Biomimetic Organic Synthesis (eds E. Poupon and B. Nay), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527634606.ch4

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Université Paris-Sud 11, Faculté du Pharmacie, 5, rue Jean-Baptiste Clément, 92260 Châtenay-Malabry, France

  2. 3

    Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Unité Molécules de Communication et Adaptation des Micro-organismes associée au CNRS (UMR 7245), 57 rue Cuvier, 75005 Paris, France

Author Information

  1. Colorado State University, Department of Chemistry, Fort Collins, CO 80523-1872, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527325801

Online ISBN: 9783527634606

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Keywords:

  • biomimetic synthesis;
  • dioxopiperazine alkaloids;
  • non-prenylated indole alkaloids;
  • prenylated indole alkaloids;
  • tryptophan-derived alkaloids;
  • epidithiodioxopiperazines

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Prenylated Indole Alkaloids

  • Non-prenylated Indole Alkaloids

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgment

  • References