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10,11-methylenedioxy camptothecins

The invention relates to a method of producing20(S)-camptothecin, 20(R)-camptothecin and analogs thereof. Themethod involves the resolution of an mixture of enantiomers of anintermediate lactone.

Citation

Wani, M., Nicholas, A., & Wall, M. (1992). IPC No. U.S.10,11-methylenedioxy camptothecins (Patent No. 5122606.)