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Carbon atom

  1. Jul 12, 2004 #1
    what is meant by anomeric carbon atom
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  3. Jul 13, 2004 #2
  4. Jul 16, 2004 #3


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    I think that "anomeric" refers to the carbon adjacent to the oxygen in a sugar ring. At any rate it is a term that is reserved for sugar chemistry.
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