Towards dideoxynucleosides: the silicon approach

Derek H.R. Barton, Doo Ok Jang, Joseph Cs Jaszberenyi

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Dixanthanes, formed from vic-diols, can easily be transformed to the corresponding olefins with diphenylsilane in a new, high-yielding radical reaction.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2569-2572
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number23
Publication statusPublished - 1991 Jun 3

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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