Archives of Pharmacal Research vol. 30, no. 10, pp. 1205 - 1209
SCIE; SCOPUS; KCI
Improved syntheses of potent and selective A3 adenosine receptor agonists, CI-IB-MECA and thio-CI-IB-MECA were accomplished from cheap stating material, D-ribose. New synthetic methods were found to be superior to old methods from the viewpoint of use of cheap starting material, number of steps, and overall yields.