Organic Communications

Year: 2018  Volume: 11  Issue: 1



A review of the total synthesis of the most important marine natural products in the Red Sea

 Mohammed Alahmdi

Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Tabuk, Tabuk 71491, Saudi Arabia

Abstract: This review aims to comprehensively highlight the chemical syntheses of marine natural products isolated from organisms in the Red Sea. The synthetic approaches in the construction of complex molecules and their potent applications in drug design are summarised.

Keywords: Red Sea; total synthesis; marine natural products; sterols. ©2018 ACG Publication. All rights reserved.