A new synthetic approach to 2,3-dideoxy-2-fluoro-β-D-threo- pentofuranose, the fluorofuranose unit of the anti-HIV-active nucleoside, β-FddA

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The fluorinated furanose unit of the anti-HIV-active nucleoside (2,3-dideoxy-2-fluoro-β-D-threo-pentofuranosyl)adenine, β-FddA, has been synthesized as its 5-trityl derivative with high stereocontrol from (S)-trityl glycidol and phenylthioacetic acid. © 2003 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Caille, JC; Miel, H; Armstrong, P; McKervey, MA

Published Date

  • January 19, 2004

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 45 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 863 - 865

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0040-4039

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.tetlet.2003.11.020

Citation Source

  • Scopus