Levoglucosenone CAS 37112-31-5
Levoglucosenone is a bicyclic α,β-unsaturated ketone containing a protected aldehyde. The highly dehydrated sugar is derived from cellulose and comprises a valuable intermediate in the synthesis of biologically active compounds and chiral therapeutic agents.
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