Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1980, 45, 1734-1743

Cyclic analogues of insect juvenile hormone

Karel Hejno and František Šorm

Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, 166 10 Prague 6


The preparation and the juvenilization effect of some derivatives of 3,7-dimethyl-9-(5-methyl-2-oxolanyl)-2,6-nonadenoic, 3,7-dimethyl-9-(5-methyl-2-oxolanyl)-2-nonenoic (methyl, ethyl and isopropyl ester, monomethyl and dimethylamide) and 3,7-dimethyl-9-(-methyl-2-oxolanyl)-2,4-nonadenoic acid (methyl, ethyl and isopropyl ester) have been described.