Facile syntheses of dissymmetric ferrocene-functionalized Lewis acids and acid-base pairs

Ian R. Morgan, Angela Di Paolo, Dragoslav Vidovic, Ian A. Fallis, Simon Aldridge

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A facile synthetic approach is reported for the synthesis of dissymmetric 1,2-ferrocenediyl Lewis acids and mixed acid-base pairs including the first example of a 1-phosphino-2-borylferrocene; the use of non-racemic electrophiles allows for the isolation of single diastereomer products.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)7288-7290
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number47
Publication statusPublished - 30 Dec 2009
Externally publishedYes

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