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Compound - 2me6me-delta1,5-7-3Ac [2,6-Dimethyl-1,5-heptadien-3-yl acetate]

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2,6-Dimethyl-1,5-heptadien-3-yl acetate
2,6-Dimethyl-1,5-heptadien-3-yl acetate

Formula: C11H18O2 
CAS#: 74902-74-2 
MW: 182.26 

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Reference(s) for synthesis of 2,6-Dimethyl-1,5-heptadien-3-yl acetate [2me6me-delta1,5-7-3Ac]

Baeckstroem, P., Bjoerkling, F., Högberg, H.-E., and Norin, T. 1984. Cross-coupling of vinyl cuprates and allylic halides and synthesis of the comstock mealybug pheromone via photooxidation of 2,6-dimethyl-2,5-heptadiene. Acta Chem. Scand. B38:779-782.
Bierl-Leonhardt, B.A., Moreno, D.S., Schwarz, M., Forster, H.S., Plimmer, J.R., and DeVilbiss, E.D. 1982. Isolation, identification, synthesis, and bioassay of the pheromone of the comstock mealybug and some analogs. J. Chem. Ecol. 8:689-699.
Fall, Y., Van Bac, N., and Langlois, Y. 1986. Synthesis of the pheromone of the comstock mealybug via a sila-cope elimination. Tetrahedron Lett. 27:3611-3614.
Mori, K., and Ueda, H. 1981. Synthesis of the optically active forms of 2,6-dimethyl-1,5-heptadien-3-ol acetate, the pheromone of the comstock mealybug. Tetrahedron. 37:2581-2583.
Nakagawa, N., and Mori, K. 1984. New synthesis of (R)-(+)-3-acetoxy-2,6-dimethyl-1,5-heptadiene, the pheromone of the comstock mealybug. Agric. Biol. Chem. 48:2799.
Odinokov, V.N., Akhmetova, V.R., Botsman, L.P., Tolstikov, G.A., and Moiseenkov, A.M. 1985. Insect pheromones and their analogs II. Synthesis, of 2,6-dimethylhepta-1,6-dien-3-ol acetate - the sex attractant of Pseudococcus comstocki. Khim. Prir. Soedin. 259.
Odinokov, V.N., Akhmetova, V.R., Botsman, L.P., Tolstikov, G.A., Cheskis, B.A., Veselovskii, V.V., and Moiseenkov, A.M. 1985. Ozonolysis of alkenes and investigation of the reactions of polyfunctional compounds XXIV. Synthesis of the acetate of 2,6-dimethyl-1,6-heptadien-3-ol - the attractant of the comstock mealybug (Pseudococcus comstocki Kuwana). Zhur.Org. Khim. 21:900.
Rao, E.S., and Yaday, J.S. 1986. Synthesis of 2,6-dimethyl-1,6-heptadien-3-yl acetate. Ind. J. Chem. 25B:1174.
Shankaran, K., and Rao, A.S. 1982. Synthesis of 2,6-dimethyl-1,6-heptadien-3-ol acetate, a probable biogenic precursor of the pheromone, 2,6-dimethyl-1,5-heptadien-3-ol acetate. Ind. J. Chem. 21B:542.
Uchida, M., Nakagawa, K., Negishi, T., Asano, S., and Mori, K. 1981. Syntheses of 2,6-dimethyl-1,5-heptadien-3-ol acetate the pheromone of the comstock mealybug Pseudococcus comstocki Kuwana, and its analogs. Agric. Biol. Chem. 45:369-372.

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