Asymmetric synthesis of syn- and anti-1,3-amino alcohols

Takuya Kochi, Tony P. Tang, Jonathan A. Ellman

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Abstract

The first application of metalloenamines derived from N-sulfinyl imines is reported for the highly diastereoselective addition to aldehydes. Reduction of the β-hydroxy-N-sulfinyl imine products with catecholborane and LiBHEt3 provides syn- and anti-1,3-amino alcohol derivatives, respectively, with very high diastereomeric ratios.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6518-6519
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the American Chemical Society
Volume124
Issue number23
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2002 Jun 12
Externally publishedYes

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