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Molecules 2000, 5(3), 598-599; doi:10.3390/50300598

Enantioselective Addition of Grignard Reagents to Aldehydes

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Departamento de Química Orgánica, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos Aires. Pabellón II, Piso 3. Ciudad Universitaria. 1428. Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Published: 22 March 2000
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The addition of Grignard reagents to aldehydes in the presence of chiral aminoalcohols shows a moderate enantioselectivity. The study carried out with a series of ligands allows the correlation between the structural characteristics and their reactivity.
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Englebienne, P.; Schulz, H.; Nudelman, N. Enantioselective Addition of Grignard Reagents to Aldehydes. Molecules 2000, 5, 598-599.

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