Hats off to the director: High levels of regio- and stereoselectivity were observed for a broad range of amine substrates with aryl and vinyl iodide coupling partners in the title reaction. The synthetic utility of this strategy was highlighted by the ready preparation from threonine of 1, with a removable picolinamide auxiliary PAr, and its coupling with 2 in a concise formal synthesis of (+)-obafluorin. TBS=tert-butyldimethylsilyl.
If you can't find a tool you're looking for, please click the link at the top of the page to "Go to old article view". Alternatively, view our Knowledge Base articles for additional help. Your feedback is important to us, so please let us know if you have comments or ideas for improvement.