Concerning kinetic resolution by the Sharpless asymmetric dihydroxylation reaction

Hamish S. Christie, David P.G. Hamon, Kellie L. Tuck

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The transition state for the product-determining step in the Sharpless asymmetric dihydroxlation reaction is not product-like, and effective kinetic resolution can occur when one face of a chiral alkene is hindered.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1989-1990
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number19
Publication statusPublished - 7 Oct 1999

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