Ir(I)-catalyzed intermolecular regio- and enantioselective hydroamination of alkenes with heteroaromatic amines

Shiguang Pan, Kohei Endo, Takanori Shibata

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    A cationic Ir(I)-C 3-TUNEPHOS complex catalyzed an intermolecular hydroamination of styrene derivatives with various heteroaromatic amines. The reaction gave Markovnikov products with perfect regioselectivity and good enantioselectivity under solvent-free conditions.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)780-783
    Number of pages4
    JournalOrganic Letters
    Issue number3
    Publication statusPublished - 2012 Feb 3


    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Organic Chemistry
    • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
    • Biochemistry

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