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Catalytic enantioselective assembly of complex molecules containing embedded quaternary stereogenic centres from simple anisidine derivatives

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Abstract

Here we report an electrophile-triggered, secondary amine-catalyzed, enantioselective dearomatisation process that converts simple planar anisidine derivatives into complex tricyclic structures containing a quaternary stereogenic centre embedded within a densely functionalised molecule.

Graphical abstract: Catalytic enantioselective assembly of complex molecules containing embedded quaternary stereogenic centres from simple anisidine derivatives

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The article was received on 05 Apr 2011, accepted on 28 Apr 2011 and first published on 18 May 2011


Article type: Edge Article
DOI: 10.1039/C1SC00218J
Citation: Chem. Sci., 2011,2, 1487-1490
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    Catalytic enantioselective assembly of complex molecules containing embedded quaternary stereogenic centres from simple anisidine derivatives

    R. Leon, A. Jawalekar, T. Redert and M. J. Gaunt, Chem. Sci., 2011, 2, 1487
    DOI: 10.1039/C1SC00218J

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