Synthesis of carbohydrates and related polyhydroxylated compounds employing asymmetric dihydroxylation. 1. An access to erythro-diols

Soo Y. Ko, Majbeen Malik

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Abstract

Asymmetric dihydroxylation provides an easy access to tetrose: threose directly from the (E)-olefin 1, and erythrose via an irreversible Payne-type rearrangement - opening process of the threitol cyclic sulfate 5.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4675-4678
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Volume34
Issue number29
DOIs
StatePublished - 3 Sep 1993

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