Progress in Oligosaccharide Synthesis through a New Orthogonal Glycosylation Strategy

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  • Prof. Dr. Hans Paulsen

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Abstract

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Two monosaccharide building blocks, two reagents, and four steps are all it takes to synthesize heptasaccharide 1 according to a new strategy by T. Ogawa et al. In view of the tremendous arsenal of glycosylation reactions, this new method should inspire other related approaches.

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