(R)-1-Phenyl-1-ethylammonium (R)-2-hydroxymethyl-2-(2-naphthyl)propanoate

Shigeru Ohba, Tomomi Tsutsumi, Yosuke Terao, Kenji Miyamoto, Hiromichi Ohta

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The title compound, C8H12N+·C 14H13O3, is the less soluble diastereomeric salt of 2-hydroxymethyl-2-(2-naphthyl)-propanoic acid with (R)-(+)-phenylethylamine. The ammonium group of the cation and the carboxylate group of the anion are linked via N-H⋯O hydrogen bonds, forming ribbons along the b axis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)o1283-o1285
JournalActa Crystallographica Section E: Structure Reports Online
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2005 May

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Chemistry
  • General Materials Science
  • Condensed Matter Physics


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