Ruthenium catalyzed asymmetric dihydroxylation with sultams as chiral auxiliaries

Albert W M Lee, W. H. Chan, W. H. Yuen, P. F. Xia, Wai Yeung Wong

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Ruthenium catalyzed asymmetric dihydroxylations of α,β-unsaturated carbonyl compounds with sultams 4, 5 and 6 as chiral auxiliaries are reported.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1421-1424
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Asymmetry
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 23 Apr 1999
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry

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