Sequential Birch reaction and asymmetric Ir-catalyzed hydrogenation as a route to chiral building blocks

Alexander Paptchikhine, Kaori Itto, Pher G. Andersson

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    Abstract

    A range of 1,2,4-trisubstituted cyclohexadienes obtained from the Birch reaction were hydrogenated asymmetrically to produce synthetically valuable chiral compounds in high enantio- and diastereoselectivity.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)3989-3991
    Number of pages3
    JournalChemical Communications
    Volume47
    Issue number13
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2011 Mar 15

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Catalysis
    • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
    • Ceramics and Composites
    • Chemistry(all)
    • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
    • Metals and Alloys
    • Materials Chemistry

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