Catalytic Asymmetric Hydrogenation of Dehydroamino Acid Esters with Biscarbamate Protection and Its Application to the Synthesis of xCT Inhibitors

Yoko Yasuno, Iho Mizutani, Yuki Sueuchi, Yuuka Wakabayashi, Nozomi Yasuo, Keiko Shimamoto, Tetsuro Shinada

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate


Invited for the cover of this issue is Tetsuro Shinada and co-workers at Osaka City University and Suntory Foundation For Life Science. The image depicts new catalytic asymmetric synthesis (dragon ball), designed molecules (dragon), and the molecular target (xCT) on cancer cells (tiger). Read the full text of the article at 10.1002/chem.201900289.

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages1
JournalChemistry - A European Journal
Issue number20
Publication statusPublished - Apr 5 2019
Externally publishedYes


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Organic Chemistry

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