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Note | Regular issue | Vol 57, No. 4, 2002, pp.705-714
Published online, 1st January, 1970
DOI: 10.3987/COM-01-9403
The Determination of Enantiomeric Excess of the Products of Baker’s Yeast-mediated Reduction of δ-Alkoxycarbonyl-β-keto Esters, via the Derivation to Alexakis’ Alkoxydiazaphosphoridine

Jacek Nowacki, Jerzy Szychowski, Krystyna Wojtasiewicz, Iwona Matuszewska, Magdalena Jaremko, and Zbigniew Czarnocki*

*Faculty of Chemistry, Warsaw University, Pasteura St.1, 02-093 Warsaw, Poland


Reduction of 5–alkoxycarbonyl–3–oxopentanoates (1a1j) with baker’s yeast turned to be enantioselective, and the of the products (2a2j) were determined by the NMR measurement of the corresponding Alexakis‘ alkoxydiazaphosphoridines. Stereochemistry was established with X–Ray crystallography.