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Enantioselective oxidative boron Heck reactions

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This review highlights the use of the oxidative boron Heck reaction in enantioselective Heck-type couplings. The enantioselective oxidative boron Heck reaction overcomes several limitations of the traditional Pd(0)-catalysed Heck coupling and has subsequently allowed for intermolecular couplings of challenging systems such as cyclic enones, acyclic alkenes, and even site selectively on remote alkenes.

Graphical abstract: Enantioselective oxidative boron Heck reactions

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Article information

23 Sep 2015
29 Oct 2015
First published
29 Oct 2015

This article is Open Access

Org. Biomol. Chem., 2016,14, 5357-5366
Article type
Review Article

Enantioselective oxidative boron Heck reactions

A.-L. Lee, Org. Biomol. Chem., 2016, 14, 5357 DOI: 10.1039/C5OB01984B

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