Recent progress in Lewis acid-Lewis base bifunctional asymmetric catalysis

Motomu Kanai, Nobuki Kato, Eiko Ichikawa, Masakatsu Shibasaki

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Abstract

Two enantioselective cyanation reactions, the Strecker reaction of ketoimines and the Reissert reaction of pyridine derivatives, promoted by Lewis acid-Lewis base bifunctional asymmetric catalysts are described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2047-2052
Number of pages6
JournalPure and Applied Chemistry
Volume77
Issue number12
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2005 Dec 1
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Asymmetric catalysis
  • Bifunctional asymmetric catalysis
  • Cyanation
  • Ketoimines
  • Reissert reaction
  • Strecker reaction

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Chemical Engineering(all)

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