Asymmetric decarboxylative rearrangement (Carroll rearrangement) of allyl α-acetamido-β-ketocarboxylates was catalysed by a palladium complex modified with a chiral phosphine ligand, giving optically active γ,δ-unsaturated α-aminoketones with up to 90% ee.
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- Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
- Ceramics and Composites
- Surfaces, Coatings and Films
- Metals and Alloys
- Materials Chemistry