Methyl 4,6-O-benzylidene-alpha-D-glucopyranoside, is used as a chiral building block and important intermediate in the preparation of different sugars. It is also used as an intermediate in chemical, pharmaceutical intermediate, pharmaceutical research and reagent.
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