Optically pure bulky (hetero)arylalkyl carbinols via kinetic resolution

Bin Hu, Meng Meng, John S Fossey, Weimin Mo, Xinquan Hu, Wei-Ping Deng

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Planar chiral nucleophilic catalyst Fc-PIP was employed in the kinetic resolution of bulky (hetero)arylalkyl carbinols delivering unreacted alcohols with extremely high enantiomeric excess (>99.0% ees) in ideal conversions ranging from 50.4-56.7%.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)10632-4
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number38
Publication statusPublished - 2011


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