A mild asymmetric arylation of aromatic aldehydes catalyzed by γ-amino thiol 5 gave the corresponding diarylmethanols with 95 to >99.5% ee.
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- Organic Chemistry
Wu, P. Y., Wu, H-L., & Uang, B. J. (2006). Asymmetric synthesis of functionalized diarylmethanols catalyzed by a new γ-amino thiol. Journal of Organic Chemistry, 71(2), 833-835. https://doi.org/10.1021/jo052017b