This book examines methods particularly well suited for either a- or b-C-glycoside formation. It helps field workers quickly select the best method for synthesizing a particular type of C-glycoside. The use of C-glycosides as synthons in natural product synthesis is also addressed.
Table of Contents
1. Electrophilic Sugars in C-Glycoside Synthesis I 2. Electrophilic Sugars in C-Glycoside Synthesis II 3. C-1 Nucleophiles in C-Glycoside Preparation 4. Wittig Approaches to C-Glycoside Formation 5. Palladium Mediated Approaches to C-Glycosides 6. Concerted Reactions Applied to C-Glycoside Preparation 7. Free Radical Approaches to C-Glycosides 8. C-Disaccharide Synthesis 9. Synthesis of Alkyl C-Glycoside Natural Products 10. Synthesis of Naturally Occurring Aryl C-Glycosides 11. C-Nucleoside Synthesis 12. Biological and Practical Applications of C-Glycosides