Enantiospecific synthesis of (R)- and (S)-2,3-diaminopropanol from L- and D-serine

DEMİRCİ F., Haines A. H., Jia C., Wu D.

Synthesis, no.2, pp.189-191, 1996 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Publication Date: 1996
  • Doi Number: 10.1055/s-1996-4198
  • Journal Name: Synthesis
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.189-191
  • Keywords: 2,3-diaminopropanol, chiral, enantiospecific, serine
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


Both chiral forms of 2,3-diaminopropanol (6) have been prepared in a convenient 5-step synthesis based on the readily available N-benzyloxycarbonyl derivatives of the methyl esters of L- and D-serine.