From lianas to glcobiology tools: Twenty-five years of 2,5-Dideoxy-2,5-imino-D-mannitol
Monatshefte fâˆšÂºr Chemie/Chemical Monthly
2,5-Dideoxy-2,5-imino-D-mannitol (DMDP) has been isolated from several natural sources. Many synthetic approaches are available, and many derivatives have been synthesized and their biological activities have been investigated. An overview on isolation, syntheses, and biological data of DMDP as well as some closely related compounds will be given in this review.