Enantioselective hydrolysis of potent amino acid precursors 5-oxazolidinone derivatives

Tanyeli C., Sezen B.

ENANTIOMER, vol.6, no.4, pp.229-233, 2001 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Journal Name: ENANTIOMER
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.229-233
  • Middle East Technical University Affiliated: Yes


Various 3-oxazolidinones have been enantioselectively hydrolysed using PLE and HLE. It has been observed that aromatic derivatives lead to better enantiomeric excesses (up to 91% and 78% respectively) and that PLE and HLE afford different enantiomers.