The use of 2,6-anhydro-2-thio sugar for a highly stereocontrolled glycosylation: A novel strategy for synthesis of 2,6-dideoxy-α-glycosides

Kazunobu Toshima, Satsuki Mukaiyama, Takashi Ishiyama, Kuniaki Tatsuta

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A novel and efficient synthesis of 2,6-dideoxy-α-glycosides was developed by use of phenyl 2,6-anhydro-1,2-dithio-D-altropyranosides as glycosyl donors in a highly stereocontrolled glycosylation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3339-3342
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number23
Publication statusPublished - 1990


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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