Total synthesis of newbouldine via reductive N - N bond formation

Tetrahedron, 2010, 66, 33, 6626 - 31 published on 14.08.2010
Tetrahedron, online article
The first total synthesis of newbouldine has been achieved employing a new, reductive N - N bond forming reaction. The asymmetric synthesis confirms that the natural product is a racemate.

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