A high-yielding and diastereoselective route to biologically significant 2-aryl- and 2-alkyl-3-amido dihydroquinolones has been developed in up to 90 : 10 e.r. by employing a novel Lewis acidic BINOL-derived copper(ii) catalyst.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry|
|Early online date||13 Jun 2014|
|Publication status||Published - 2014|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
- Organic Chemistry