Synthesis of Aryl Carbohydrate Synthons and 2, 3-Dihydroxypropanoic Acid Derivatives of High Optical Purity

Barry R. Matthews, W. Roy Jackson, Howard A. Jacobs, Keith G. Watson

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General routes to both L and D aryl carbohydrate precursors and to erythro and threo 2, 3-dihydroxypropanoic acids of high optical purity have been established from readily available optically active aryl cyanohydrins.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1195-1214
Number of pages20
JournalAustralian Journal of Chemistry
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1990

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