A convenient reduction of α-amino acids to 1,2-amino alcohols with retention of optical purity

Hwang, Sun-Hee, Blaskovich, Mark A. and Kim, Hwa-Ok (2008) A convenient reduction of α-amino acids to 1,2-amino alcohols with retention of optical purity. Open Organic Chemistry Journal, 2 107-109. doi:10.2174/1874095200802010107


Author Hwang, Sun-Hee
Blaskovich, Mark A.
Kim, Hwa-Ok
Title A convenient reduction of α-amino acids to 1,2-amino alcohols with retention of optical purity
Journal name Open Organic Chemistry Journal
ISSN 1874-0952
Publication date 2008
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.2174/1874095200802010107
Volume 2
Start page 107
End page 109
Total pages 3
Place of publication Bussum, Netherlands
Publisher Bentham Open
Language eng
Subject 0304 Medicinal and Biomolecular Chemistry
0305 Organic Chemistry
Formatted abstract
A convenient one-pot synthesis of 1,2-amino alcohols from α-amino acids with retention of optical purity by use of 1,1'-carbonyldiimidazole and sodium borohydride is described.
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Keyword Amino acid
1,2-amino alcohol
Carbonyl diimidazole
Sodium borohydride
Acid reduction
Q-Index Code CX
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