Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1991, 56, 1365-1399

Syntheses of β,γ-unsaturated α-amino acids

Libor Havlíček and Jan Hanuš

Institute of Nuclear Biology and Radiochemistry, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, 142 20 Prague 4


A review article about synthetic procedures to α-amino acids with multiple bond at β,γ-position which have been developed so far. Attention is also paid to the title syntheses of optically active products.