(S)-(+)-2-Phenylglycinol is used in the synthesis of chiral, unsymmetrical bisoxazolines. It is used as a reagent for the resolution of acids via the easily hydrolyzed amides.
Pradeep, Chullikkattil P.; Zacharias, Panthapally S.; Das, Samar K. Synthesis and characterization of a chiral dimeric copper(II) complex: Crystal structure of [Cu2(?-Cl)2(HL)2]· H2O(H2L = S-(-)-2-[(2-hydroxy-1-phenyl-ethylimino)-methyl]-phenol). Journal of Chemical Sciences. 2005, 117 (2), 133-137.
Reagent for the resolution of acids via the easily hydrolyzed amides: J. Org. Chem ., 51, 4836 (1986).
Mentions de danger (UE): H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.
Mentions de prudence: P261-P280a-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves and eye/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.