Asymmetric synthesis of functionalized diarylmethanols catalyzed by a new γ-amino thiol

Ping Yu Wu, Hsyueh-Liang Wu, Biing Jiun Uang

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Abstract

A mild asymmetric arylation of aromatic aldehydes catalyzed by γ-amino thiol 5 gave the corresponding diarylmethanols with 95 to >99.5% ee.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)833-835
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Organic Chemistry
Volume71
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2006 Jan 20

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  • Organic Chemistry

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