Preparation of new chiral building blocks via asymmetric catalysis

Mitsuhiro Iwamoto, Hatsuo Kawada, Tomoyuki Tanaka, Masahisa Nakada*

*Corresponding author for this work

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Highly enantio- and stereoselective preparation of some new chiral building blocks with baker's yeast or the CBS catalyst is described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)7239-7243
Number of pages5
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number39
Publication statusPublished - 2003 Sept 22


  • Asymmetric synthesis
  • Baker's yeast
  • CBS catalyst
  • Enantioselection
  • Reduction

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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