Formation of quasi-racemic diastereoisomeric salts as a structural cause for efficient optical resolutions

Elemér Fogassy, Dávid Kozma

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During optical resolutions, when the resolving agent is structurally similar to the racemate, very efficient resolution can be achieved, because of the formation of quasiracemic diastereoisomeric salts, in which the enantiomers have opposite configuration.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5059-5070
Number of pages12
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number28
Publication statusPublished - Jul 10 1995


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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