Problem: Identify the glucose derivatives below by selecting the correct structure for each.sorbitol                      a) Ab) Bc) Cd) De) Ef) Fg) Gh) HD-2-deoxyglucose a) Ab) Bc) Cd) De) Ef) Fg) Gh) HD-glucosaminea) Ab) Bc) Cd) De) Ef) Fg) Gh) HD-glucoronic acida) Ab) Bc) Cd) De) Ef) Fg) Gh) H

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Fischer Projection of D-Glucose:


Sorbitol: aldehyde group of glucose is reduced to an alcohol

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Identify the glucose derivatives below by selecting the correct structure for each.

sorbitol                      

a) A

b) B

c) C

d) D

e) E

f) F

g) G

h) H


D-2-deoxyglucose 

a) A

b) B

c) C

d) D

e) E

f) F

g) G

h) H


D-glucosamine

a) A

b) B

c) C

d) D

e) E

f) F

g) G

h) H


D-glucoronic acid

a) A

b) B

c) C

d) D

e) E

f) F

g) G

h) H

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