2,7-Diazabicyclo[2.2.1]heptanes: novel asymmetric access and controlled bridge-opening

Gary Peczkowski, Philip Craven, Darren Stead, Nigel Simpkins

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Organocatalysed asymmetric Michael additions of substituted triketopiperazines to enones afford products in high yield and enantiomeric ratio (er). Further modification delivers products possessing natural product (NP) scaffolds including diazabicyclo[2.2.1]heptane, prolinamide and harmicine.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4214-4217
Number of pages4
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number29
Publication statusPublished - 12 Mar 2019

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • General Chemistry
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry


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