Dynamic Kinetic Resolution for the Synthesis of Esters, Amides and Acids Using Lipases

Kam Loon Fow, Yongzhong Zhu, Gaik Khuan Chuah, Stephan Jaenicke, S. F.G.M. Van Nispen, J. Van Buijtenen, J. A.J.M. Vekemans, J. Meuldijk, L. A. Hulshof, Michael Page, John Blacker, Matthew Stirling, Soo Byung Ko, Mahn Joo Kim, Jaiwook Park, Stéphane Gastaldi, Gérard Gil, Michèle P. Bertrand, A. H. Kamaruddin, F. HamzahA. H. Kamaruddin, F. Hamzah, Matthew Truppo, David Pollard, Jeffrey Moore, Paul Devine

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPractical Methods for Biocatalysis and Biotransformations
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Number of pages32
ISBN (Print)9780470519271
Publication statusPublished - 15 Dec 2009
Externally publishedYes


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  • DKR method, applied to secondary alcohols
  • Dynamic kinetic resolution for ester, amide and acid synthesis using lipases
  • Dynamic kinetic resolution of 6,7-dimethoxy-1-methyl-1,2,3,4-tetrahydroisoquinoline
  • Dynamic kinetic resolution of primary amines with recyclable palladium nanocatalyst (Pd/AlO(OH)) for racemization
  • One-pot dynamic kinetic resolution (DKR) of (-)-1-phenylethanol lipase esterification in presence of zeolite beta
  • Procedure 1 - synthesis of (R)-1-phenylethyl octanoate
  • Procedure 2 - hydrolysis of (R)-1-phenylethyl octanoate
  • Synthesis of (R)-butyrate esters of secondary alcohols by DKR

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  • Chemical Engineering (all)

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