Dolbier HW Solutions 616

Dolbier HW Solutions 616 - 710 CARBOHYDRATES Two moles of...

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Two moles of periodic acid per mole of glycoside are required. One mole of formic acid is produced. ( d ) There are two independent vicinal diol functions in this glycoside. Two moles of periodic acid are required per mole of substrate. 25.18 ( a ) The structure shown in Figure 25.2 is D -( 1 )-xylose; therefore ( 2 )-xylose must be its mirror image and has the L -con f guration at C-4. ( b ) Alditols are the reduction products of carbohydrates; D -xylitol is derived from D -xylose by conversion of the terminal G CHO to
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This note was uploaded on 10/03/2011 for the course CHM 2210 taught by Professor Reynolds during the Fall '01 term at University of Florida.

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