Organic Chemistry

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24. Carbohydrates

Monosaccharides - Weak Oxidation (Aldonic Acid)

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We explored that as polyols with carbonyls, monosaccharides can undergo a series of oxidation and reduction reactions. One of those possible oxidations is called Weak Oxidation. Let's learn more about this process. 

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Predict the product of the following reaction.