Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1980, 45, 123-126

13C-NMR spectra of aldoses in molybdate complexes

Juraj Alföldi, Vojtech Bílik and Ladislav Petruš

Chemical Institute, Slovak Academy of Sciences, 809 33 Bratislava


Analysis of 13C-NMR spectra has shown that ribose, talose and allose behave as trident donors in their molybdate complexes using hydroxyl groups at C(2), C(3) and C(4), whereas lyxose and mannose use hydroxyl groups at C(1), C(2) and C(3).