Methyl 3β-methoxy­carbon­yloxy-4,4-di­methyl-17-oxo-16α-(3-oxobut­yl)-16β-carboxylate Academic Article uri icon


  • The title steroid, C(29)H(44)O(7), is a new androgen derivative and a key inter-mediate for synthesizing novel anti-HIV steroid agents. There are four trans-fused rings in the structure. The three six-membered rings exhibit chair conformations, while the five-membered ring adopts an envelope conformation.

author list (cited authors)

  • Yan, X., Xu, S., Wang, J., Chen, Y., & Xia, P.

citation count

  • 0

publication date

  • May 2009