Diastereoselective aminooxygenation and diamination of alkenes with amidines by hypervalent iodine(III) reagents
Date of Issue2014
School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Diastereoselective anti-aminooxygenation and anti-diamination of alkenes with amidines were enabled by hypervalent iodine(III) reagents such as PhI(OCOR)2 and PhI(NMs2)2, respectively. The present transformation offers diastereochemically pure dihydroimidazoles divergently from E- and Z-alkenes.
© 2014 American Chemical Society. This is the author created version of a work that has been peer reviewed and accepted for publication by Organic Letters, American Chemical Society. It incorporates referee’s comments but changes resulting from the publishing process, such as copyediting, structural formatting, may not be reflected in this document. The published version is available at: [http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ol503000c].