Photo-induced glycosylation using reusable organophotoacids

Ryosuke Iwata, Kanjiro Uda, Daisuke Takahashi, Kazunobu Toshima

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The glycosylation reactions of glycosyl trichloroacetimidates and several alcohols using an organophotoacid as an activator under photoirradiation proceeded smoothly to give the corresponding glycosides in high yields. The organophotoacid was recovered and reused without any loss of efficiency.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)10695-10698
Number of pages4
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number73
Publication statusPublished - 2014 Aug 14


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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