Conjugate Reduction of α,β-Unsaturated Aldehydes with Rhodium(bisoxazolinylphenyl) Catalysts
Yoshinori Kanazawa, Hisao Nishiyama*
*Department of Applied Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University, Chikusa, Nagoya 464-8603, Japan, Email: hnishiapchem.nagoya-u.ac.jp
Y. Kanazawa, H. Nishiyama, Synlett, 2006, 3343-3345.
Selective conjugate reductions of α,β-unsaturated aldehydes were achieved in the presence of rhodium(bisoxazolinylphenyl) complexes as catalysts and alkoxyhydrosilanes as reducing agents.
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