Dynamic Kinetic Resolution of Allylic Alcohols Mediated by Ruthenium- and Lipase-Based Catalysts
Donghyun Lee, Eun A. Huh, Mahn-Joo Kim*, Hyun Min Jung, Jeong Hwan Koh and Jaiwook Park*
*Department of Chemistry, Pohang University of Science and Technology, San 31 Hyojadong, Pohang, Kyungbuk 790-784, Korea, Email: mjkimpostech.ac.kr, pjwpostech.ac.kr
D. Lee, E. A. Huh, M.-J. Kim, H. M. Jung, J. H. Koh, J. Park, Org. Lett., 2000, 2, 2377-2379.
A combination of a lipase and a ruthenium complex reaction enables a dynamic kinetic resolution of allylic alcohols in which racemic substrates react in the presence of an acyl donor to allylic acetates of high optical purity in very good yields.
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