Enantioselective cyclopropylation of various aldehydes proceeds using dicyclopropylzinc in the presence of a catalytic amount of chiral amino alcohol or thiophosphoramidate with Ti(OPr1)4 to provide enantiomerically enriched cyclopropyl alkanols (up to 96.6% ee).
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of the Chemical Society - Perkin Transactions 1|
|Publication status||Published - 1998 Jan 21|
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