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Research Interests
Synthesis of saccharides and their derivatives, structure of molybdate complexes, mechanisms of isomerization reactions catalyzed by transition metals.
Selected Papers
Hricovíniová Z.
Xylans are a valuable alternative resource: Production of d-xylose, d-lyxose and furfural under microwave irradiation
Carbohydrate Polymers 98 (2013) 1416-1421
Hricovíniová Z., Hricovíni M.
A new type of rearrangement in branched-chain carbohydrates: isomerization of 3-C-branched aldoses
Carbohydrate Research 370 (2013) 1-8
Hricovíniová Z.
Rapid, one pot preparation of D-mannose and D-mannitol from starch: the effect of microwave irradiation and MoVI catalyst
Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 22 (2011) 1184-1188
Hricovíniová Z., Zalibera M., Hricovíni M.
Microwave-assisted regioselective synthesis and mutual isomerization of 6-O-vanillyl- and 6-O-iso-vanillyl hexoses and studies of their activities as radical scavengers by EPR spectroscopy.
Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 21 (2010) 756-761.
Hricovíniová Z.
A new approach to Amadori ketoses via MoVI catalyzed stereospecific isomerization of 2-C-branched sugars bearing azido function in microwave field.
Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 21 (2010) 2238-2243.
Hricovíniová Z.
The influence of microwave irradiation on stereospecific Mo(VI)-catalyzed transformation of deoxysugars.
Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 20 (2009) 1239-1242.
Hricovíniová Z.
Microwave-assisted stereospecific intramolecular rearrangement of (1->6)-linked disaccharides catalyzed by Mo(VI).
Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 19 (2008) 1853-1856.
Hricovíniová Z.
Isomerization as a route to rare ketoses. The beneficial effect of microwave irradiation on Mo(VI)-catalyzed stereospecific rearrangement.
Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 19 (2008) 204-208.
Hricovíniová Z.
Microwave assisted stereospecific synthesis of D-erythro-L-gluco-nonulose.
Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 18 (2007) 1574-1578.
Hricovíniová Z.
The effect of microwave irradiation on Mo(VI) catalyzed transformations of reducing saccharides.
Carbohydrate Research 341 (2006) 2131-2134.
Hricovíniová Z., Lamba D., Hricovíni M.
Structure of 2-C-(hydroxymethyl)-D-ribose (hamamelose) in the solid-state analyzed by CP MAS NMR and X-ray crystallography.
Carbohydrate Research 340 (2005) 455-458.
Matulová M., Hricovíniová Z.
NMR studies of molybdate complexes of D-erythro-L-manno-octose and D-erythro- L-gluco-octose and their alditols. Carbohydrate Research 337 (2002) 1745-1756.
Hricovíniová Z.
Highly stereospecific Mo(VI)-mediated synthesis of D-glycero-L-galacto-oct-2-ulose.
Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 13 (2002) 1567-1571.
Hricovíniová Z.
Facile and Efficient Synthesis of ido-Heptulosan via a Strategy Derived from Mo(VI) Catalysed Reactions.
Synthesis 5 (2001) 751-754.
Hricovíniová Z., Hricovíni M., Petruš L.
Stereospecific Synthesis of D-glycero-D-ido-oct-2-ulose.
Monatsh. Chem. 132 (2001) 731-737.
Petruš L., Petrušová M., Hricovíniová Z.
The Bílik Reaction. In: Glycoscience. Epimerisation, Isomerisation and Rearrangement Reactions of Carbohydrates.
215 Topics in Current Chemistry, Springer-Verlag 2001, p.15-43.
Hricovíniová Z., Hricovíni M., Petruš L.:
Molybdic Acid-Catalyzed isomerization of D-ribulose and D-xylulose to the corresponding 2-C-(Hydroxymethyl)-D-tetroses.
J. Carbohydr. Chem., 19 (2000) 827-836.
Hricovíniová- Bíliková Z., Petruš L.:
Synthesis of sedoheptulose from 2-C-(hydroxymethyl)-D-allose by molybdic acid-catalyzed carbon skeleton rearrangement.
Carbohydr. Res., 320 (1999) 31-36.
Institute of Chemistry
Slovak Academy of Sciences