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Homework Help: Mechanism for Aspartame to methanol?

  1. Feb 27, 2009 #1
    Hey guys. Can someone show me the mechanism for Aspartame to methanol?
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  3. Feb 27, 2009 #2


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    Re: Aspartame

    Well, do you know the structure of aspartame? What part of the molecule do you think that the methanol comes from? What type of functional groups would be involved in such a reaction?
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