Synthesis and Rhizopus oryzae mediated enantioselective hydrolysis of α-acetoxy aryl alkyl ketones

1998-05-22
Demir, Ayhan Sıtkı
Hamamcı, Haluk
Tanyeli, Cihangir
Akhmedov, Idris M.
DOGANEL, Fatos
Mn(OAc)(3) oxidation of aromatic ketones afforded the alpha-acetoxy ketones in good yield. Selective hydrolysis of the acetoxy ketones by the fungus Rhizopus oryzae yields (R)-hydroxy ketones in high enantiomeric excess.
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A. S. Demir, H. Hamamcı, C. Tanyeli, I. M. Akhmedov, and F. DOGANEL, “Synthesis and Rhizopus oryzae mediated enantioselective hydrolysis of α-acetoxy aryl alkyl ketones,” pp. 1673–1677, 1998, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: https://hdl.handle.net/11511/32186.