A novel ruthenium catalysed deracemisation of alcohols

G R A Adair, J M J Williams

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The deracemisation of alcohols has been achieved with 65-75% ee using a non-selective ruthenium catalysed oxidation to give an intermediate ketone followed by an enantioselective hydrogenation.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5578-5579
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number44
Publication statusPublished - 2005

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