Unformatted text preview: α- and β-ano mers of the 5-membered ring hemiacetal. 3. When glucose is dissolved in H 2 18 O, one oxygen atom in glucose slowly exchanges to with the labeled water, so the glucose eventually contains one 18 O. Starting with a cyclic structure of glucose, write a mechanism that explains this experimental observation....
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- Summer '06
- Fischer projection, Prof. Sasaki, Draw Fisher projection, glucose slowly exchanges