Catalytic asymmetric hydroboration of β,γ-unsaturated Weinreb amides: Striking influence of the borane

Sean M. Smith, Maulen Uteuliyev, James M. Takacs

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Subtle differences in the structure of the borane strongly influence the catalytic efficiency and level of enantioselectivity in the catalytic asymmetric hydroboration of β,γ-unsaturated Weinreb amides.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)7812-7814
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number27
Publication statusPublished - Jul 5 2011


ASJC Scopus subject areas

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

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