Paul M. Gold -- MS 1976

Scientific Career

Thesis Title Synthesis of 7-Hydroxymyoporone--A Furano Sesquiterpene
Research Summary Paul followed up on the work of Shrenik Shah and Flora Chow on lithiated propargyl selenides to develop a very efficient synthesis of 7-hydroxymyoporone.

Papers "Synthetic Applications of Organoselenium Reagents. Synthesis of Epi-7-Hydroxymyoporone", H. J. Reich, P. M. Gold and F. Chow, Tetrahedron Lett. 1979, 4433.

"Selenium Stabilized Anions. Preparation of alpha,beta-Unsaturated Carbonyl Compounds Using Propargyl Selenides. Synthesis of (+)-7-Hydroxymyoporone," H. J. Reich, S. K. Shah, P. M. Gold and R. E. Olson, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1981, 103, 3112. PDF

Current Position Technical Manager, Sterile S/S Business Unit
Pharmacia


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