- freely available
Organocatalytic Enantioselective Henry Reactions
AbstractA large number of interesting organocatalytic enantioselective protocols have been explored and successfully applied in the last decade. Among them, the Henry (nitroaldol) reaction represents a powerful carbon-carbon bond-forming procedure for the preparation of valuable synthetic intermediates, such as enantioenriched nitro alcohols, which can be further transformed in a number of important nitrogen and oxygen-containing compounds. This area of research is still in expansion and a more complex version of this useful process has recently emerged, the domino Michael/Henry protocol, affording highly functionalized cycles with multiple stereogenic centers.
Share & Cite This Article
Alvarez-Casao, Y.; Marques-Lopez, E.; Herrera, R.P. Organocatalytic Enantioselective Henry Reactions. Symmetry 2011, 3, 220-245.View more citation formats
Alvarez-Casao Y, Marques-Lopez E, Herrera RP. Organocatalytic Enantioselective Henry Reactions. Symmetry. 2011; 3(2):220-245.Chicago/Turabian Style
Alvarez-Casao, Yolanda; Marques-Lopez, Eugenia; Herrera, Raquel P. 2011. "Organocatalytic Enantioselective Henry Reactions." Symmetry 3, no. 2: 220-245.
Notes: Multiple requests from the same IP address are counted as one view.