Organocatalytic highly enantioselective α-selenenylation of aldehydes

Henrik Sundén, Ramon Rios, Armando Córdova

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Abstract

The highly enantioselective organocatalytic α-selenenylation of aldehydes is presented. The reaction gives access to α-phenylselenoaldehydes and β-selenoalcohols in high yields with up to >99% ee.

Original languageBritish English
Pages (from-to)7865-7869
Number of pages5
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Volume48
Issue number44
DOIs
StatePublished - 29 Oct 2007

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