The synthesis and activity of oxazole and thiazole analogues of urocanic acid

David S. Millan, Rolf H. Prager, Catherine Brand, Prue H. Hart

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Abstract

Direct exposure of human skin to sunlight leads to suppression of the immune system, believed to be mediated by urocanic acid. The synthesis of oxazole and thiazole analogues of urocanic acid is reported, as is their effect on biological markers of the human immune system.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)811-816
Number of pages6
JournalTetrahedron
Volume56
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 28 Jan 2000
Externally publishedYes

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