FIGURE 55.5.. Examples of glycoside primers.

FIGURE 55.5.

Examples of glycoside primers. Structures shown are the compounds administered to cells; the depictions of the disaccharides do not show their acetylation. Below the names of the compounds are the glycan classes that are impacted.

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From: Chapter 55, Chemical Tools for Inhibiting Glycosylation

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