Absolute configuration of fucoxanthin

K. Bernard, G. P. Moss, Gy Tóth, B. C.L. Weedon

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The common natural isomer of the allenic carotenoid fucoxanthin has the 3S,5R,6S,3′S,5′R,6′R configuration.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)115-118
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - jan. 1976

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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