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Correction: Asymmetric synthesis of (−)-solanidine and (−)-tomatidenol

Yun Wangab, Guanxin Huanga, Yong Shic, Wei-sheng Tianc, Chunlin Zhuang*ab and Fen-Er Chen*abd
aEngineering Center of Catalysis and Synthesis for Chiral Molecules, Fudan University, Shanghai 200433, China. E-mail:;
bShanghai Engineering Center of Industrial Asymmetric Catalysis for Chiral Drugs, Shanghai 200433, China
cShanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 345 Lingling Road, Shanghai 200032, China
dInstitute of Pharmaceutical Science and Technology, Zhejiang University of Technology, 18 Chao Wang Road, 310014, Hangzhou, China

Received 19th May 2020 , Accepted 19th May 2020

First published on 22nd May 2020

Correction for ‘Asymmetric synthesis of (−)-solanidine and (−)-tomatidenol’ by Yun Wang et al., Org. Biomol. Chem., 2020, 18, 3169–3176, DOI: 10.1039/D0OB00457J.

A review that summarized steroidal alkaloids of the Veratrum and Solanum genera was previously reported. The additional reference is listed below as ref. 1. The authors regret having missed this work previously.

The Royal Society of Chemistry apologises for these errors and any consequent inconvenience to authors and readers.


  1. P. Heretsch and A. Giannis, in The Alkaloids: Chemistry and Biology, ed. H.-J. Knölker, Academic Press, London, 2015, p. 201 Search PubMed.

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