The effect of DMSO on the borohydride reduction of a cyclohexanone: A formal enantioselective synthesis of (+)-epibatidine

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Abstract

An asymmetric synthesis of (+)-epibatidine is described which uses the increased stereoselectivity of a borohydride reduction induced by the presence of DMSO.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)557-560
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Volume40
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 15 Jan 1999

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