Chiral hydrogenation of estrone-3-methyl ether on modified Raney nickel catalysts

György Göndös, Gyula Wittman, Miháky Bartók, James C. Orr

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Abstract

The stereochemistry of reduction of the steroid 17-ketone group by Raney nickel catalyst modified by tartaric acid depends on the chirality of the tartaric acid, the pH, and the pressure of hydrogenation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)533-535
Number of pages3
JournalSteroids
Volume58
Issue number11
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 1993

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Keywords

  • chiral reduction
  • modified Raney nickel catalyst

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Endocrinology
  • Pharmacology
  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Organic Chemistry

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