Synthesis of a new class of imidazole-based cyclic peptides.
In: Tetrahedron letters (Tetrahedron Lett.), Jg. 43 (2002) ; Nr. 36, S. 6335-6338
Zeitschriftenaufsatz / Fach: Chemie
A new class of cyclic peptides based on dipeptidyl imidazoles is presented. Their structure consists of imidazole units alternating with std. amino acid residues (Val, Phe, b-aminoalanine) and resembles naturally occurring marine cyclopeptides such as westiellamide and ascidiacyclamide.