Synthesis of Optically Active Atropisomeric Anilide Derivatives through Diastereoselective N-Allylation with a Chiral Pd-π-Allyl Catalyst

Osamu Kitagawa, Masashi Takahashi, Mitsuteru Kohriyama, Takeo Taguchi

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N-Allylation of o-tert-butyl anilides derived from o-tert-butyl aniline and (S)-lactic acid or (S)-mandelic acid proceeded with high diastereoselectivity in the presence of a (BINAP)Pd-π-allyl catalyst to give atropisomeric N-allyl o-tert-butyl anilide derivatives.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)9851-9853
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Organic Chemistry
Issue number25
Publication statusPublished - 2003 Dec 12
Externally publishedYes


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  • Organic Chemistry

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