Recent developments in preparative enzymatic syntheses of carbohydrates

Andrew S. Rowan, Chris J. Hamilton

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This review covers advances and developments in the use of enzymes in synthetic mono- and oligosaccharide chemistry. Particular attention is paid to the use of aldolase/ketolases, glycosidases, glycosyltransferases, lipases, and coupled multi-enzyme biotransformations; 172 references are cited.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)412-443
Number of pages32
JournalNatural Product Reports
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2006

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