Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1993, 58, 1711-1713

A Brief Synthesis of 3-Hydroxyeicos-4(E)-en-1-yne, a Component of Marine Sponge, Cribrochalina vasculum

Bhimashnkar A. Kulkarni, Angshuman Chattopadhyay and Vasant R. Mamdapur

Bio-Organic Division, Mod. Labs., Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Bombay-400085, India


A short approach to the synthesis of 3-hydroxyeicos-4(E)-en-1-yne from palmitic acid is described.