University Chemistry ›› 2020, Vol. 35 ›› Issue (7): 95-98.doi: 10.3866/PKU.DXHX202004082

Special Issue: 有机化学课程与实验教学

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Esterification Reaction of Monosaccharide and Phenylboronic Acid and Its Biological Application

Zhuo Wang1,2,*(), Shuo Li1   

  1. 1 College of Chemistry, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, Beijing 100029, P. R. China
    2 State Key Laboratory of Chemical Resource Engineering, Beijing 100029, P. R. China
  • Received:2020-04-20 Accepted:2020-04-21 Published:2020-04-23
  • Contact: Zhuo Wang


This article describes the esterification process between monosaccharides and phenylboronic acid and influencing factors, exemplifies the application of this reaction in chemical and biological fields, expands the application of monosaccharides in organic chemistry teaching, and guides students to improve their interest in the interdisciplinary field.

Key words: Monosaccharide, Phenylboronic acid, Esterification reaction


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