Asymmetric intramolecular C-H/Olefin coupling: Asymmetric cyclization reactions of 1,5-dienes catalyzed by rhodium complexes

Naoaki Fujii, Fumitoshi Kakiuchi, Airi Yamada, Naoto Chatani, Shinji Murai

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Asymmetric intramolecular C-H/olefin coupling reactions of 1-(2-pyridyl)- or 1-(1-methyl-2-imidazolyl)-1,5-dienes are catalyzed by a rhodium complex having a homochiral monodentate phosphine ligand.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)425-426
Number of pages2
JournalChemistry Letters
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 1997 Jan 1
Externally publishedYes


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