Glucosides of unsaturated alcohols, bearing different functional groups on the carbohydrate units, underwent catalytic metathesis reaction affording neutral bolaforms in good yields. Tungsten aryloxo-complexes (1 and 2), due to large steric hindrance, were found to be superior catalysts for this process.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||12|
|Journal||Journal of Carbohydrate Chemistry|
|State||Published - 1996|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Organic Chemistry