CRC Handbook of Optical Resolutions via Diastereomeric Salt Formation: 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

CRC Handbook of Optical Resolutions via Diastereomeric Salt Formation

1st Edition

Edited by David Kozma

CRC Press

704 pages

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pub: 2001-10-18
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Optically active compounds are gaining ever-increasing importance in organic chemistry, both in the academic and the industrial arenas. The rational synthesis of the growing number of chiral chemicals, drugs, and natural products demands efficient methods for producing these compounds in an enantiomerically, highly pure form. Despite the available

Table of Contents

Introduction. Basic Concepts and Nomenclature of Stereochemistry. Resolution by Formation and Fractional Crystallisation of Diastereomeric Salts. Resolving Agents. Selection of the Resolving Agent. Resolution in Practice, Selection of the Optimal Parameters. Alternative Methods of Resolution by Diastereomeric Salt Formation. Detailed Descriptions of Selected Resolutions. Appendices.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Chemistry / Organic
SCIENCE / Chemistry / Physical & Theoretical