Facile syntheses of pseudo-α-D-glucopyranose and pseudo-α-D- mannopyranose

Tony K.M. Shing, Yu Xin Cui, Ying Tang

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Pseudo-α-D-glucopyranose 1 and pseudo-α-D-mannopyranose 2 are obtained via a stereoselective cis- and trans-hydroxylation respectively of the alkene 8, which is readily derived from (-)-quinic acid.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)756-757
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - 1991 Dec 1

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Medicine


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