Synthesis of L-glucose from D-gulono-1,4-lactone

  • Hajkó J
  • Lipták A
  • Pozsgay V
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An efficient method for the synthesis of L-glucose from D-gulono-1,4-lactone via 1,2,3,4,5-penta-O-benzyl/acetyl/benzoyl-D-gulitol is described in 34-53% overall yield. Copyright (C) 1999 Elsevier Science Ltd.

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  • L-Glucose
  • Monosaccharide
  • Unnatural carbohydrate

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  • János Hajkó

  • András Lipták

  • Vince Pozsgay

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