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Asymmetric aziridination

Posted by naturalproductman on June 7, 2011

Keiji Maruoka and co-workers at Kyoto University have reported in JACS on a phosphoric acid catalyzed aziridination of alpha-diazoacyl oxazolidinones – a nice alternative to using a chiral auxiliary.

oxazolidinones

JACS paper

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