A rapid, easy, regio- and stereoselective synthesis of 3-halo-3-deoxy sugars using titanium tetrahalides is described. To fully confirm the stereochemistry of the synthetic products, the X-ray structure of benzyl 3-chloro-3-deoxy-β-L-xylopyranoside was determined.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Zeitschrift fur Naturforschung - Section B Journal of Chemical Sciences|
|Publication status||Published - Mar 2004|
- Chlorodeoxy and Iododeoxy Sugars
- Titanium Tetrahalides
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