Synthetic carbohydrate-based vaccines: Synthesis of an L-glycero-D-manno-heptose antigen-T-epitope-lipopeptide conjugate

Frank Reichel, Peter R. Ashton, Geert Jan Boons*

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Abstract

A facile and highly efficient synthesis of a glycopeptidolipid containing a heptose sugar, a synthetic T-epitope and a synthetic immunoadjuvant is presented which represents an important step towards the development of a fully synthetic vaccine against Neisseria meningitidis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2087-2088
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number21
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 7 Nov 1997
Externally publishedYes

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