Enantioselective synthesis induced by chiral epoxides in conjunction with asymmetric autocatalysis

Tsuneomi Kawasaki, Masako Shimizu, Kenta Suzuki, Itaru Sato, Kenso Soai

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Abstract

5-Pyrimidyl alkanol with an enantiomeric excess of up to 96% was formed using chiral epoxides as a chiral initiator in the enantioselective addition of diisopropylzinc to pyrimidine-5-carbaldehyde, in conjunction with asymmetric autocatalysis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3699-3701
Number of pages3
JournalTetrahedron Asymmetry
Volume15
Issue number23
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2004 Nov 29

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry

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