Treatment of p-tolyl 3,4-O-isopropylidene-6-deoxy-l-thio-β-D-galactopyranoside and related compounds with methyl sulfoxide in the presence of acetic anhydride afford the formation of a methylthiomethyl ether namely p-tolyl 3,4-O-isopropylidene-2-O-(methylthiomethyl)-β-D-fucopyranose in place of the expected 2-keto compound.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Indian Journal of Chemistry - Section B Organic and Medicinal Chemistry|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2002|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)
- Organic Chemistry