Preparation of optically active deuterated primary alcohols: Enantioselective borodeuteride reduction of aldehydes catalyzed by cobalt complexes

Daichi Miyazaki, Kohei Nomura, Hiroshi Ichihara, Yuhki Ohtsuka, Taketo Ikeno, Tohru Yamada

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The enantioselective borodeuteride reduction of aldehydes catalyzed by optically active β-ketoiminato cobalt complexes afforded the corresponding chiral deuterated primary alcohols with a high degree of deuteration and good enantiomeric excess.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1164-1166
Number of pages3
JournalNew Journal of Chemistry
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 2003 Aug 1


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