Sulfonamide is an important functional group. Its cyclic version, sultam, has been successfully employed as a chiral auxiliary in controlling diastereoselectivities of numerous organic transformations. In this paper, the uses of chiral sultams that are not derived from camphor as chiral auxiliaries in asymmetric syntheses are reviewed.
|Number of pages||16|
|Journal||Current Organic Chemistry|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 2007|
Scopus Subject Areas
- Organic Chemistry
- Cycloaddition reaction
- Ring closing metathesis (RCM)