Enantioselective Allylation of Hydrazones by Allylindium Complexes
G. R. Cook*, R. Kargbo, B. Maity
North Dakota State University, USA
21 September 2005 (online)
This is the first example of an indium-mediated enantioselective allylation of hydrazones with a catalytic amount (10 mol%) of a chiral additive. An interesting and rare example of enantioselective catalysis in the field of organoindium chemistry is presented.