A general, catalytic, and enantioselective synthesis of α-amino acids
E. J. Corey* and John O. Link
*Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, Email: coreychemistry.harvard.edu
E. J. Corey, J. O. Link, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1992, 114, 1906-1908.
DOI: 10.1021/ja00031a069 (free Supporting Information)
A novel enantioselective synthesis of α-amino acids has been developed, which is broad in scope, simple in application, and advantageous for many α-amino acids of interest in chemistry, biology, medicine.
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