The readily available auxiliary alcohol, benzyl 2,3-O-isopropylidene- β-L-arabinopyranoside (1), is shown to be superior to its methyl-congener (2) in asymmetric induction capacity, attributable to a more efficient shielding by the phenyl ring.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications|
|Publication status||Published - 1987 Dec 1|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Molecular Medicine