Hydrocortisone_key - The 7 chiral centers are marked Please visit office hours ASAP if you have trouble identifying chiral centers or if you have

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The structure of hydrocortisone, which is often used for the treatment of itching or inflammation, is shown below: O CH 3 O H H CH 3 H H OH O How many chiral centers are present in this structure? Assign each configuration as (R) or (S).
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Unformatted text preview: The 7 chiral centers are marked. Please visit office hours ASAP if you have trouble identifying chiral centers, or if you have difficulty assigning R / S designations!!! ( R ) ( S ) ( S ) ( S ) ( S ) ( S ) ( R )...
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This note was uploaded on 07/16/2008 for the course CH 310M taught by Professor Iverson during the Spring '05 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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