Enantioconvergent route to a functionalized quinane system

Takehiko Yoshimitsu, Y. Ohshiba, K. Ogasawara

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Enantioconvergent route to both enantiomers of a functionalized quinane, methyl 6-oxo-cis-bicyclo[3.3.0]oct-7-ene-3-endo-carboxylate, has been developed by employing lipase-mediated resolution and Wharton rearrangement.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1029-1031
Number of pages3
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 1994
Externally publishedYes



  • enantioconvergent synthesis
  • lipase-mediated kinetic acylation
  • lipase-mediated resolution
  • quinane
  • Wharton reaction

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Organic Chemistry

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Yoshimitsu, T., Ohshiba, Y., & Ogasawara, K. (1994). Enantioconvergent route to a functionalized quinane system. Synthesis, (10), 1029-1031.