Chiral N-heterocyclic carbene-transition metal complexes in asymmetric catalysis Academic Article uri icon


  • Syntheses and applications of chiral N-heterocyclic carbenes are reviewed. The common features of successful enantioselective catalysts are identified, and the outlook for further investigations is discussed. © 2003 Elsevier Science Ltd. All rights reserved.

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  • 3

author list (cited authors)

  • Perry, M. C., & Burgess, K.

citation count

  • 453

publication date

  • April 2003