Chapter 9. Biooxidations in Chiral Synthesis

  1. Prof. Vicente Gotor2,
  2. Prof. Ignacio Alfonso3 and
  3. Dr. Eduardo García-Urdiales4
  1. Marko D. Mihovilovic and
  2. Dario A. Bianchi

Published Online: 17 JUN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527622481.ch9

Asymmetric Organic Synthesis with Enzymes

Asymmetric Organic Synthesis with Enzymes

How to Cite

Mihovilovic, M. D. and Bianchi, D. A. (2008) Biooxidations in Chiral Synthesis, in Asymmetric Organic Synthesis with Enzymes (eds V. Gotor, I. Alfonso and E. García-Urdiales), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527622481.ch9

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Universidad de Oviedo, Facultad de Química, Departamento de Química Orgánica e Inorgánica, Julian Clavería 6, 33006 Oviedo, Spain

  2. 3

    Dept.de Química Orgánica/Inorg, Universidad Jaume I, Campus del Riu Sec, 12071 Castellón, Spain

  3. 4

    EMBL - Biocomputing, Meyerhofstr. 1, 69117 Heidelberg, Germany

Author Information

  1. Vienna University of Technology, Institute of Applied Synthetic Chemistry, Getreidemarkt 9/163-OC, 1060 Vienna, Austria

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 JUN 2008
  2. Published Print: 20 FEB 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527318254

Online ISBN: 9783527622481

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Keywords:

  • asymmetric organic synthesis;
  • biooxidations in chiral synthesis;
  • oxidations of alcohols;
  • oxidations of amines;
  • regioselective oxidation;
  • oxygenation of nonactivated carbon centers;
  • enzymatic epoxidation;
  • Baeyer–Villiger oxidations;
  • heteroatom oxidations;
  • aryl dihydroxylations;
  • halogenation reactions

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Oxidations of Alcohols and Amines

  • Oxygenation of Nonactivated Carbon Centers

  • Enzymatic Epoxidation

  • Baeyer–Villiger Oxidations

  • Heteroatom Oxidations

  • Aryl Dihydroxylations

  • Halogenation Reactions

  • Summary and Outlook

  • References