Site-specific N-alkylation of peptides on the solid phase

Reichwein, J.F. and Liskamp, R.M.J. (1998) Site-specific N-alkylation of peptides on the solid phase. Tetrahedron Letters, 39(10), pp. 1243-1246. (doi: 10.1016/S0040-4039(97)10766-3)

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A convenient approach, featuring a Mitsunobu reaction, is described for the introduction of an alkyl group at a specific amide function of a peptide on the solid phase. This ‘site-specific alkylation’ procedure is illustrated with an N-ethyl scan of Leu-enkephalin.

Item Type:Articles
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Liskamp, Professor Robert
Authors: Reichwein, J.F., and Liskamp, R.M.J.
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Chemistry
Journal Name:Tetrahedron Letters

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