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ISRN Organic Chemistry
Volume 2013, Article ID 292396, 14 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/292396
Review Article

Goniomitine: An Overview on the Chemistry of This Indole Alkaloid

Instituto de Pesquisas de Produtos Naturais Walter Mors, Centro de Ciências da Saúde, Bloco H, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, 21941-902 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil

Received 20 September 2013; Accepted 22 October 2013

Academic Editors: G. Li, F. Machetti, and J. Wu

Copyright © 2013 José C. F. Alves. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Abstract

This paper reports an overview on the chemistry of the indole alkaloid goniomitine focusing, mainly, on the methods of synthesis related to this natural product and analogs.