6-Vinylated guanosine (1) was designed as a novel cross-linking agent, and synthesized by a new Pd(0)-catalyzed cross-coupling reaction using guanosine 6-O-tosylate and vinyltributylstannane. Its potential as a cross-linking agent was demonstrated by adduct formation with guanosine and cytidine at the 7-N and 4-N positions, respectively.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Drug Discovery
- Organic Chemistry