A convenient method for enzymatic benzyl-alkyl transesterification under mild neutral conditions

Arie L. Gutman, Eleonora Shkolnik, Michal Shapira

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Abstract

Lipases from Candida cylindracea and from Pseudomonas fluorescens efficiently catalyse the benzyl to alkyl transesterification in organic solvents under mild conditions in nearly quantitative yields.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)8775-8780
Number of pages6
JournalTetrahedron
Volume48
Issue number40
DOIs
StatePublished - 1992
Externally publishedYes

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