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Synthesis of the Rhodiola rosea glycoside rosavin


A synthetic scheme was proposed for the glycoside rosavin that includes a one-step glycosylation of cinnamyl alcohol with a disaccharide. The structure of the product was confirmed by PMR and 13C NMR spectroscopy.

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Translated from Khimiya Prirodnykh Soedinenii, No. 4, pp. 323–324, July–August, 2006.

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Patov, S.A., Punegov, V.V. & Kuchin, A.V. Synthesis of the Rhodiola rosea glycoside rosavin. Chem Nat Compd 42, 397–399 (2006).

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  • Rhodiola rosea
  • rosavin
  • glycoside synthesis