Highlights in Organic Chemistry [ Recent Breakthroughs in Enantioselective Brφnsted Acid and Brφnsted Base Catalysis ]

Author(s): Petri M. Pihko

Journal Name: Letters in Organic Chemistry

Volume 2 , Issue 5 , 2005

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Recent advances in enantioselective catalysis with chiral Brønsted acids and Brφnsted bases are reviewed. These catalysts are capable of highly enantioselective amination, aza-Henry, conjugate addition, Friedel-Crafts alkylation, Mannich, and Morita-Baylis-Hillman reactions.

Keywords: amination, aza-henry reaction, bronsted acids, bronsted bases, conjugate addition, mannich reaction, morita- baylis-hillman reaction

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Year: 2005
Page: [398 - 403]
Pages: 6
DOI: 10.2174/1570178054405940
Price: $65

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