Stereochemistry of 2-oxopantoate formation by oxopantoate hydroxymethyltransferase

Richard H. Wightman

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The biosynthesis of 2-oxopantoate from 2-oxo-isovalerate proceeds with retention of configuration at C-3 of 2-oxoisovalerate, in contrast to earlier conclusions.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)818-819
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number18
Publication statusPublished - 1979


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