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   Brønsted or Lewis Acid Activation?
Mechanistic Insights into the Catalytic Asymmetric Allylboration of Ketones: Brønsted or Lewis Acid Activation?
R. S. Paton, J. M. Goodman and S. C. Pellegrinet Org. Lett. 2009, 11, 37-40.
DOI: 10.1021/ol802270u

We demonstrate that Lewis-acid catalysis and not Bronsted-acid catalysis is the most important pathway in this allylboration reaction


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