TITLE

Determination of Absolute Configuration

PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Spectroscopy;Mar2006 Supplement, Vol. 21, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article shows an example of determination of absolute configuration (AC) for the polyphenolic binaphpthyl dialdehyde, gossypol. It discusses the ability of gossypol to inhibit maturation in human sperm and its potential as an antineoplastic agent. The article details the use of vibrational circular dichroism for AC determinations.
ACCESSION #
20034705

 

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