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(E)-3,9-Dimethyl-6-isopropyl-5,8-decadienyl acetate
(E)-3,9-Dimethyl-6-isopropyl-5,8-decadienyl acetate

Formula: C17H30O2 
CAS#: 72603-87-3 
MW: 266.42 

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Reference(s) for synthesis of (E)-3,9-Dimethyl-6-isopropyl-5,8-decadienyl acetate

Anderson, R.J., and Henrick, C. A. 1979. Synthesis of (E)-3,9-dimethyl-6-isopropyl-5,8-decadien-1-yl acetate, the sex pheromone of the yellow scale. J. Chem. Ecol. 5:773-779.
Harusawa, S., Takemura, S., Osaki, H., Yoneda, R., and Kurihara, T. 1993. [3,3]-Sigmatropic ring expansion of cyclic thionocarbonates. 9. total synthesis of ()-yellow scale pheromone via 10-membered thiolcarbonate. Tetrahedron. 49:7657-7666.
Masuda, S., Kuwahara, S., Suguro, T., and Mori, K. 1981. Stereoselective synthesis of (S,E)-6-isopropyl-3,9-dimethyl-5,8-decadienyl acetate the (S)-enantiomer of the yellow scale pheromone. Agric. Biol. Chem. 45:2515.
Millar, J.G. 1989. Application of silylcupration of alkynes to stereo- and regiospecific formation of trisubstituted alkenes. A short synthesis of yellow scale pheromone. Tetrahedron Lett. 30:4913-4914.
Mori, K., and Kuwahara, S. 1982. Synthesis of optically active forms of (E)-6-isopropyl-3,9-dimethyil-5,8-decadienyl acetate, the pheromone of the yellow scale. Tetrahedron. 38:521-525.
Suguro, T., Roelofs, W.L., and Mori, K. 1982. Stereoselective synthesis of ()-(E)-6-isopropyl-3,9-dimethyl-5,8-decadienyl acetate, the racemate of the yellow scale pheromone, and its (Z)-isomer. Agric. Biol. Chem. 45:2509.

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