It had been postulated that bulk around the quaternary nitrogen produced by the benzyl group might provide sufficient lipid solubility for absorption.
What does Bn stand for?
Bn stands for Benzyl group (chemistry)
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- Beam Number
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- Benevento, Campania (Italian province)
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The benzyl groups of 6 were removed by boron tribromide in dichloromethane and replaced with mesyl groups resulting in compound 8.
The overall 3-dimensional shape, however, is similar to desmosterol except for the presence of the large benzyl group at position 3.