New chiral sultam auxiliaries: Preparation and their application in asymmetric Diels-Alder reactions

Wing Hong CHAN*, Albert W M LEE, L. S. Jiang, Thomas C.W. Mak

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Abstract

Enantiomerically pure sultams (+)-4 and (-)-4 were synthesized from tricyclic sultone 1 via a four-step reaction sequence. Their uses as new chiral auxiliaries in asymmetric Diels-Alder reactions with diastereoselectivity up to 94:6 are presented.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2501-2504
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Asymmetry
Volume8
Issue number15
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 14 Aug 1997

Scopus Subject Areas

  • Catalysis
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry

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