Synthesis 1999; 1999(8): 1331-1334
DOI: 10.1055/s-1999-3547
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Synthesis of 25-Hydroxyprovitamin D3 from Ergosterol: A Mild Method for the Cleavage of Hetero Diels-Alder Adducts Leading to Steroidal 5,7-Dienes

Ina Scherlitz-Hofmann*
  • *Institut für Organische Chemie und Makromolekulare Chemie der Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Humboldtstr. 10, D-07743 Jena, Germany; Fax +49-36 41-94 82 92; E-mail:
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Publication Date:
31 December 1999 (online)