Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1986, 51, 90-100

Infrared spectra of compounds with the methoxymethyl protecting group

Soňa Vašíčková, Vladimír Pouzar, Ivan Černý, Pavel Drašar and Miroslav Havel

Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, 166 10 Prague 6


Infrared spectra of a series of compounds containing the CH3OCH2O- (MOM-O-) group have been studied. All the spectra exhibit three characteristic strong absorption bands due to coupled stretching vibrations of C-O-C-O-C grouping in the region 1 200 - 1 000 cm-1.