Solid-phase synthesis of a phytoalexin elicitor-active tetraglucosyl glucitol

Takashi Takahashi, Akihiro Okano, Toru Amaya, Hiroshi Tanaka, Takayuki Doi

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A solid-phase synthesis of pentasaccharide 1 that has phytoalexin elicitor activity for rice is described. Efficient block-type synthesis by β-selective glycosylation with thioglycosides A3 and B2 at the 3-position of the polymer-supported glycosyl acceptor has been demonstrated.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)911-914
Number of pages4
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2002 Jun 22
Externally publishedYes


  • Glycosylations
  • Oligosaccharides
  • Phytoalexin elicitor activity
  • Solid-phase synthesis
  • Thioglycosides

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Organic Chemistry


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