Borrowing hydrogen in an indirect asymmetric Wittig reaction

D J Shermer, P A Slatford, D D Edney, J M J Williams

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An asymmetric C-C bond formation has been achieved by iridium-catalysed coupling of benzyl alcohol with a phosphonium ylide using it borrowing hydrogen strategy. (c) 2007 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2845-2848
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron: Asymmetry
Issue number24
Publication statusPublished - 2007


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