Synthesis and absolute configuration of the p-nitrobenzyl ester of SQ 27860

Masaaki Miyashita, Noritaka Chida, Akira Yoshikoshi

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Transformation of D-glucosamine into the p-nitrobenzyl ester (2) of SQ 27860 is described, revealing the absolute configuration of this carbapenem antibiotic as (1).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)195-196
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1984
Externally publishedYes


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