Synthetic Organic Chemistry

Prof. Takuya Kumamoto

【Research Keyword】
Total synthesis of natural products, steresoelective synthesis,medicinal chemistry

【Recent highlights】
Recently we have reported asymmetric total synthesis of teretifolione B and the methyl derivatives, monomeric parts of anti-HIV trimeric chromane conocruvone, isolated from plant.

Profiles of Faculty and Research Scholars

Organic chemistry, Synthetic organic chemistry

Synthetic studies towards bioactive natural products with oligomeric structures.
Basic research for medicinal chemistry