The synthesis of the trisaccharide and pentasaccharide fragments of the plant xyloglucan, potential inhibitors of auxin

V.I. Torgov, O. A. Nechaev, A. I. Usov, V. N. Shibaev

N. D. Zelinsky Institute of Organic Chemistry, Academy of Sciences of the USSR, Moscow

Abstract: Two fragments of the plant xyloglucan, pentasaccharide L-Fuc(α1-2)Gal(β1-2)-Xyl(α1-6)Glc(β1-4) Glc and trisaccharide L-Fuc(α1-2)Gal(β1-2)Xyl, the potential auxin inhibitors, have been synthesized. The structure of the oligosaccharides was proved by 2H and 13C NMR spectra.

Russian Journal of Bioorganic Chemistry 1990, 16 (6):854-857

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