The Osmium-Catalyzed Asymmetric Dihydroxylation: A New Ligand Class and a Process Improvement

K. Barry Sharpless, Willi Amberg, Youssef L. Bennani, Gerard A. Crispino, Jens Hartung, Kyu Sung Jeong, Hoi Lun Kwong, Kouhei Morikawa, Zhi Min Wang, Daqiang Xu, Xiu Lian Zhang

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Abstract

Two key improvements in the osmium-catalyzed asymmetric dihydroxylation have led to a simple procedure which is applicable to a wide range of olefins.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2768-2771
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Organic Chemistry
Volume57
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1992 May 1

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Organic Chemistry

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    Sharpless, K. B., Amberg, W., Bennani, Y. L., Crispino, G. A., Hartung, J., Jeong, K. S., Kwong, H. L., Morikawa, K., Wang, Z. M., Xu, D., & Zhang, X. L. (1992). The Osmium-Catalyzed Asymmetric Dihydroxylation: A New Ligand Class and a Process Improvement. Journal of Organic Chemistry, 57(10), 2768-2771. https://doi.org/10.1021/jo00036a003