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Enantioselective Dichlorination of Allylic Alcohols
Journal of American Chemical Society (2011)
  • K.C. Nicolaou, The Scripps Research Institute
  • Nicholas L. Simmons, The Scripps Research Institute
  • Yongcheng Ying, The Scripps Research Institute
  • Philipp M. Heretsch, The Scripps Research Institute
  • Jason Chen, The Scripps Research Institute
The development of an enantioselective allylic alcohol dichlorination catalyzed by dimeric cinchona alkaloid derivatives and employing aryl iododichlorides as chlorine sources is reported. Reaction optimization, exploration of the substrate scope, and a model for stereoinduction are presented.
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Reprinted (adapted) with permission from J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133 (21), pp 8134–8137. Copyright 2011 American Chemical Society.
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K.C. Nicolaou, Nicholas L. Simmons, Yongcheng Ying, Philipp M. Heretsch, et al.. "Enantioselective Dichlorination of Allylic Alcohols" Journal of American Chemical Society Vol. 133 Iss. 21 (2011) p. 8134 - 8137
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