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Fischer Projection Exception?

Discussion in 'DAT Discussions' started by wired202808, Aug 7, 2011.

  1. wired202808

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    When you have a Carbonyl or carboxylic acid attached as one consituent on a Fischer projection, does that take priority over a C-C bond? I thought it did but it seems like its not the case.

    What do you guys think?
     
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    It should take priority unless something else is going on. Can you show a diagram?
     

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