An efficient template directed DNA photoligation using 5-carboxyvinyldeoxyuridine ((CV)U) is described. By the use of this photoligation, a new efficient method for the synthesis of branched oligonucleotides is reported. © 2000 Elsevier Science Ltd.
Fujimoto, K., Ogawa, N., Hayashi, M., Matsuda, S., & Saito, I. (2000). Template directed photochemical synthesis of branched oligodeoxynucleotides via 5-carboxyvinyldeoxyuridine. Tetrahedron Letters, 41(49), 9437–9440. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0040-4039(00)01575-6