270. The chemical synthesis of polysaccharides. Part II. The chemical synthesis of nigerose

S. Haq, W. J. Whelan

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Nigerose (3-0-α-D-glucopyranosyl-D-glucose) has been synthesised by reaction between 3:4:6-tri-O-acetyl-1-chloro-β-D-glucopyranose and 1:2-5:6-di-O-isopropylidene-3-O-sodio-α-D-glucofuranose. Minor products are kojibiose, a trehalose, and an unidentified diglucose.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1342-1346
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society (Resumed)
StatePublished - Dec 1 1958


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