C. Di Nardo, L. O. Jeroncic, R. M. de Lederkremer & O. Varela.

A carbohydrate approach to the enantioselective synthesis of 1,3-polyols,

Journal of Organic Chemistry, 1996, 61, 4007-4013.


               H. A. Orgueira & O. Varela

Stereocontrolled synthesis of stereoregular, chiral analogs of Nylon 5,5 and Nylon 5,6.

Tetrahedron:Asymmetry, 1997, 8, 1383-1389.


               O. Varela.

Aldonolactones as chiral templates in the synthesis of thiolactones, 1,3-polyols and hydroxy amino acids.

Pure and Applied Chemistry, 1997, 69, 621-626.


               P. A. Zunszain & O. Varela

Straightforward synthesis of a derivative of purpurosamine C from D-galactose

Tetrahedron :Asymmetry, 1998, 9, 1269-1276.


               H. A. Orgueira, M. Bueno, J. L. Funes, J. A. Galbis & O. Varela

Synthesis and characterization of chiral polyamides derived from glycine and (S)-5-amino-4-methoxypentanoic acid.

Journal of Polymer Science, Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 1998,36, 2741-2748.


               C. Di Nardo & O. Varela

Enantioselective synthesis of (2R,4S)- and (2S,4R)-4-hydroxypipecolic acid from D-glucoheptono-1,4-lactone

Journal of Organic Chemistry, 1999, 64, 6119-6125.


               P. A. Zunszain & O. Varela

Two approaches to the enantioselective synthesis of (4R)-(-)-4-hydroxymethyl-4-thiobutyro-1,4-lactone.

Tetrahedron : Asymmetry, 2000 , 11, 765-77.


               D. Horton & O. Varela

Cu, Pt and Pd complexes of the 3-deoxy-1,2-bis(thiosemicarbazone) derived from D-glucose.

Carbohydrate Research, 2000, 328, 425-429.


               C. Iriarte Capaccio & O. Varela

Enantiospecific synthesis of a glycoside of D-epi-purpurosamine.

Tetrahedron: Asymmetry, 2000, 11, 4945-4954.


               H. A. Orgueira, R. Erra-Balsells, H. Nonami & O. Varela

Synthesis of chiral polyhydroxy polyamides having chains of defined regio- and stereo-regularity.

Macromolecules, 2001, 34, 687-695.








               - O. Varela & H. A. Orgueira

Synthesis of chiral polyamides from carbohydrate derived monomers

Advances in Carbohydrate Chemistry  and Biochemistry, 1999, 55, 135-172.


               - O. Varela

Oxidative reactions and degradations.

The Carbohydrates: Chemistry / Biochemistry.

Chapter 24, D Horton and D. C. Baker, Eds.

Academic Press, New York, 2001, en prensa.





               -Oscar Varela (Traductor)

"Fundamentos de Química Orgánica"

Manuales de Química Eudeba, Editorial Universitaria de Buenos Aires, 2000, 92 págs.

ISBN # 950-23-1084-5