Chiralyst Rh840

Chiralyst Rh840

(1,5-Cyclooctadiene)[(R)-1-[(R)-2-(diphenylphosphino)ferrocenyl]-ethyldi-tert-butylphosphino]rhodium(I) tetrafluoroborate

CAS Number: 673458-86-1

Product class: Homogeneous Catalysts, M-C, Diene/Dienyl Ligands, M-P, Ferrocenyl Ligands - Chiral, Josiphos (J), Phosphorus Ligands - Chiral

Reaction type: Asymmetric Reactions, Hydrogenation, Asymmetric Hydrogenation, Transfer Hydrogenation, Ring Opening Reaction

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Legal information

This complex is IP protected and sold on a "kg price IP included" model, please contact us for more information on our IP access.

Applications & references

Microwave assisted asymmetric ring opening reaction of heteronorbornadienes with a nucleophile.

Reference: WO2009 074497

Asymmetric ring opening reaction of heteronorbornadienes with a nucleophile.

Reference: WO2009 074496

Preparation of optically active a-amino acids substrates which can be useful in the synthesis of potent lethal factor inhibitors for the treatment of anthrax with a high-yielding and highly enantioselective asymmetric hydrogenation of tetrasubstituted ene-sulfonamide acid or esters.

Reference: WO2005 118529


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