Preclusion of the "second cycle" in the osmium-catalyzed asymmetric dihydroxylation of olefins leads to a superior process

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Author(s)

  • Kwong Hoi-Lun
  • Carla Sorato
  • Yasukazu Ogino
  • Chen Hou
  • K. Barry Sharpless

Detail(s)

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2999-3002
Journal / PublicationTetrahedron Letters
Volume31
Issue number21
Publication statusPublished - 1990
Externally publishedYes

Abstract

The highest enantioselectivities yet obtained in catalytic asymmetric dihydroxylations are realized using potassium hexacyanoferrate(III) [potassium ferricyanide, K3Fe(CN)6] as the reoxidant. © 1990.

Citation Format(s)

Preclusion of the "second cycle" in the osmium-catalyzed asymmetric dihydroxylation of olefins leads to a superior process. / Hoi-Lun, Kwong; Sorato, Carla; Ogino, Yasukazu; Hou, Chen; Barry Sharpless, K.

In: Tetrahedron Letters, Vol. 31, No. 21, 1990, p. 2999-3002.

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