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Palladium and Organocatalysis: An Excellent Recipe for Asymmetric Synthesis
Departamento de Química Orgánica, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Cantoblanco, Madrid 28049, Spain
Division of Chemistry and Environmental Science, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Manchester Metropolitan University, John Dalton Extension, Oxford Road, Manchester M1 5GD, UK
Departamento de Química Orgánica, Facultad de Ciencias and Instituto de Síntesis Orgánica (ISO), Universidad de Alicante, Apdo. 99, Alicante 03080, Spain
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Received: 16 July 2013; in revised form: 9 August 2013 / Accepted: 15 August 2013 / Published: 22 August 2013
Abstract: The dual activation of simple substrates by the combination of organocatalysis and palladium catalysis has been successfully applied in a variety of different asymmetric transformations. Thus, the asymmetric a-allylation of carbonyl compounds, a-fluorination of acyl derivatives, decarboxylative protonation of β-dicarbonyl compounds, cyclization reactions of alkynyl carbonyl compounds and β-functionalization of aldehydes have been efficiently achieved employing this double-catalytic methodology.
Keywords: palladium; organocatalysis; asymmetric synthesis; dual activation; tandem reaction; allylation; fluorination; decarboxylative protonation
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Fernández-Ibañez, M.Á.; Maciá, B.; Alonso, D.A.; Pastor, I.M. Palladium and Organocatalysis: An Excellent Recipe for Asymmetric Synthesis. Molecules 2013, 18, 10108-10121.
Fernández-Ibañez MÁ, Maciá B, Alonso DA, Pastor IM. Palladium and Organocatalysis: An Excellent Recipe for Asymmetric Synthesis. Molecules. 2013; 18(9):10108-10121.
Fernández-Ibañez, M. Á.; Maciá, Beatriz; Alonso, Diego A.; Pastor, Isidro M. 2013. "Palladium and Organocatalysis: An Excellent Recipe for Asymmetric Synthesis." Molecules 18, no. 9: 10108-10121.