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Organocatalysis

Posted by naturalproductman on February 19, 2010

Eric Jacobsen and co-workers have recently published in Science on an organocatalytic approach to effect a [4+2] cycloaddition with good ee.  The mechanism of this Povarov reaction was studied in detail.

Science paper

Posted in Cascade Reactions, Cycloaddition, Mechanistic, Methodology, Named Reactions, Organocatalytic, Povarov | Leave a Comment »

 
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