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Title: Lipase catalyzed asymmetric synthesis of (R)-melonol
Authors: Syam, Sujata
Rane, Monica D
Bhat, Sujata V
Keywords: Asymmetric synthesis
Issue Date: Aug-2008
Publisher: CSIR
Abstract: Synthesis of optically pure 2,6-dimethyl-5-hepten-1-ol (melonol) has been attempted using lipases. Among three different lipases tested, pig pancreatic lipase (PPL) is found to be suitable for transesterification of (±)-melonol to afford (R)-(+)-melonol with an enantiomeric excess of 94%.
Description: 1308-1310
ISSN: 0376-4699
Appears in Collections:IJC-B Vol.47B(08) [August 2008]

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