5-Funtionalized enantiomerically pure oxazolidin-2-ones were prepared in one pot from commercially available chiral aziridines bearing an electron-withdrawing group at C-2 with retention of the configuration in high yields by regioselective aziridine ring-opening followed by intramolecular cyclization.
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Journal of Organic Chemistry|
|Publication status||Published - 2003 Jan 10|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Organic Chemistry