Helicenes without any heteroatoms have been shown for the first time to act as chiral inducers in the highly enantioselective addition of diisopropylzinc to an aldehyde (see scheme).
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Angewandte Chemie - International Edition|
|Publication status||Published - 2001 Mar 14|
- Asymmetric amplification
- Asymmetric catalysis
- Helical structures
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