A Review on Recent Approaches to the Asymmetric Synthesis of Aziridines Derivatives

Document Type : Review article


1 Department of Chemistry, Payame Noor University, Tabriz, Iran

2 Department of Chemistry, Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University, Tabriz, Iran

3 Department of Chemistry, Tabriz Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tabriz, Iran


The aziridines are an important class of heterocyclic compounds that are used for the synthesis of high valuable compounds containing biological and natural products. This review summarizes the recent advances in asymmetric synthesis of aziridines derivatives employing different strategies under different conditions.aziridines are saturated three-membered ring compounds containing a nitrogen and two carbon atoms


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