Enantioselective Henry reaction catalyzed by salen-cobalt complexes

Youichi Kogami, Takahiro Nakajima, Taketo Ikeno, Tohru Yamada

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The enantioselective Henry reaction catalyzed by the optically active salen-cobalt complexes, proceeded to afford β-hydroxynitroalkanes in good-to-high yields with high enantioselectivity.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1947-1950
Number of pages4
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 2004 Aug 19


  • Aldehyde
  • Asymmetric catalysis
  • Direct nitroaldol reaction
  • Salen-cobalt complexes
  • β-hydroxynitroalkanes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Organic Chemistry

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