In order to apply boronic acid-saccharide interactions to the chiroselective synthesis of Δ- and Λ-[CoIII(bpy)3]3+ a saccharide-binding ligand, 2,2′-bipyridine-4,4′-diboronic acid (bpyba) is newly synthesized; the enantiomeric excess under the optimum reaction conditions reached 79% ee!.
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- Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
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- Surfaces, Coatings and Films
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- Materials Chemistry