The following pages include a database of procedures for the manipulation of carbohydrates and amino acids in organic synthesis.  They are general methods that have been performed on various compounds synthesized in the McGarvey lab.  The purpose of this database is to give carbohydrate chemists general procedures/references for protection and manipulation of carbohydrates or glycoamino acids.  Just click on the desired link below to view.  Please give any suggestions on other transformations that should be included or corrections to the webmaster.