Asymmetric Organocatalytic Michael Additions in Aqueous Media

Author(s): Fuxin Chen, Pin Gong, Yongfei Gao, Huikuan Zhang, Anning Zhou

Journal Name: Mini-Reviews in Organic Chemistry

Volume 10 , Issue 3 , 2013

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In this review, we classified discussion about recent advances in asymmetric organocatalytic Michael reactions carried out under various aqueous media. Many organocatalysts were discussed based on their chemical structures and properties. The role of water and proposed mechanisms were summarized.

Keywords: Organocatalysis, Michael addition, aqueous media.

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Year: 2013
Published on: 24 July, 2013
Page: [207 - 216]
Pages: 10
DOI: 10.2174/1570193X11310030001

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