An efficient and simple protocol for the kinetic resolution of secondary alcohols is presented. The new system is based on a combination of chiral Brønsted acid, DABCO, and acetyl chloride and gives various enantioenriched alcohols with selectivity factors up to 105.
|Number of pages||4|
|Publication status||Published - Jul 6 2012|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
- Organic Chemistry