A Review on the Stereoselective Synthesis of Higher Carbon Sugars with an Eye to Making Higher Alditols

Author(s): Anna Osuch-Kwiatkowska , Maciej Cieplak , Slawomir Jarosz .

Journal Name: Current Organic Chemistry

Volume 18 , Issue 3 , 2014

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Abstract:

Methodology of the synthesis of higher carbon sugars containing > 10 carbon atoms in the chain is reviewed. The emphasis is put on such derivatives which can be (or are) easily converted into higher alditols.

Keywords: Higher carbon sugars, higher alditols, stereoselective synthesis, natural products.

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VOLUME: 18
ISSUE: 3
Year: 2014
Page: [327 - 340]
Pages: 14
DOI: 10.2174/138527281803140228113441
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