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Copper-Catalyzed Enantioselective Conjugate Addition

Organocopper Compounds (2009)

  1. Damien Polet,
  2. Alexandre Alexakis

Published Online: 17 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470682531.pat0447

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

How to Cite

Polet, D. and Alexakis, A. 2011. Copper-Catalyzed Enantioselective Conjugate Addition. Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups. .

Author Information

  1. University of Geneva, Department of Organic Chemistry, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 JAN 2011

Abstract

  • 1
    Introduction
  • 2
    New Substrates and Nucleophiles
  • 3
    Construction of Quaternary Stereocenters
  • 4
    Tandem Reactions
  • 5
    Applications in Synthesis
  • 6
    Conclusions and Perspective

Keywords:

  • copper-catalyzed enantioselective conjugate addition;
  • new substrates and nucleophiles;
  • new synthetic methods for constructing chiral centers - driven by needs in exciting fields;
  • field of asymmetric conjugate addition (ACA);
  • construction of quaternary stereocenters;
  • tandem ACA/intramolecular aldol;
  • applications in synthesis;
  • organoaluminum and Grignard reagents