Diels Alder cycloaddition/oxygen-atom-extrusion provides the means to unite two naphthylene fragments and affords a highly functionalized, racemic binaphthyl iodide. Resolution of a derived thiol then furnishes, after appropriate manipulation, enantiomerically pure binaphthyldisulfide precatalysts.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|State||Published - Nov 17 1992|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Drug Discovery
- Organic Chemistry