Researcher Information



Creative Synthesis of Complex Organic Compounds

Department of Chemistry, Organic and Biological Chemistry


Total synthesis of natural products having a complex structure and novel bioactivity based on new efficient methodologies and reactions.

FieldOrganic chemistry, Organic synthesis, Natural product chemistry
KeywordNatural product, Total synthesis, Terpenoid, Cyclization reaction, Bond formation

Representative Achievements

Diastereoselective Synthesis of trans-anti-Hydrophenanthrenes via Ti-mediated Radical Cyclization and Total Synthesis of Kamebanin, T. Suzuki, W. Ikeda, A. Kanno, K. Ikeuchi, and K. Tanino, Chem. Eur. J., 2023, 29, e202203511.
Total Synthesis and Structural Revision of the 6,11-Epoxyisodaucane Natural Sesquiterpene Using an Anionic 8π Electrocyclic Reaction, R. Kato, H. Saito, K. Ikeuchi, T. Suzuki, and K. Tanino, Org. Lett., 2022, 24, 7939–7943.
Total Synthesis of 2-Isocyanoallopupukeanane: Construction of Caged Skeleton by Intramolecular Alkylation of Bromonitriles, K. Kato, K. Ikeuchi, T. Suzuki, and K. Tanino, Org. Lett., 2022, 24, 6407–6411.
Asymmetric Total Synthesis of Brasilicardins, F. Yoshimura, R. Itoh, M. Torizuka, G. Mori, and K. Tanino, Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 2018, 57, 17161–17167.
Total Synthesis of Solanoeclepin A, K. Tanino, M. Takahashi, Y. Tomata, H. Tokura, T. Uehara, T. Narabu, and M. Miyashita, Nature Chem., 2011, 3, 484−488.
Academic degreePh.D.
Room addressFaculty of ScienceBuilding No.6 6-602