An accessible bicyclic architecture for synthetic lectins

Joshua D. Howgego, Craig P. Butts, Matthew P. Crump, Anthony P. Davis*

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Abstract

Bicyclic carbohydrate receptors are easier to synthesise than tri- or tetra-cyclic relatives, and are better adapted to bind monosaccharide residues with bulky appendages. Disaccharides containing beta-glucosyl units are preferred substrates.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3110-3112
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Volume49
Issue number30
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013

Keywords

  • WATER
  • BINDING
  • CARBOHYDRATE-RECOGNITION
  • RECEPTORS
  • AGGLUTININ
  • DISACCHARIDE

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