Oxidative Heck couplings have been successfully developed for 2,2-disubstituted cyclopentene-1,3-diones. The direct coupling onto the 2,2-disubstituted cyclopentene-1,3-dione core provides a novel expedient way of enantioselectively desymmetrising all-carbon quaternary centres.
|Number of pages||4|
|Early online date||3 Feb 2015|
|Publication status||Published - 7 Mar 2015|
- Oxidative Heck