Thursday, July 10, 2014

Cu-Catalyzed Cascades to Carbocycles: Union of Diaryliodonium Salts with Alkenes or Alkynes Exploiting Remote Carbocations
Fengzhi Zhang, Shoubhik Das, Andrew J. Walkinshaw, Alicia Casitas, Michael Taylor, Marcos G. Suero, and Matthew J. Gaunt 
 J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2014, 136 (25), pp 8851–8854 

Scandium-Catalyzed Cascade Cyclization to Produce Cyclobutane-Fused Tetrahydroquinoline, Chromane, Thiochromane, and Tetrahydronaphthalene Derivatives
Shun-ichi Nakano, Kazumi Kakugawa, Tetsuhiro Nemoto and Yasumasa Hamada
 Adv. Synth. Catal. 2014, 356, 2088 – 2096

Friday, July 4, 2014

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Arylboration of Alkenes by Cooperative Palladium/Copper Catalysis
Kazuhiko Semba and Yoshiaki Nakao 
 J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2014, 136 (21), pp 7567–7570 

Borylation of Propargylic Substrates by Bimetallic Catalysis. Synthesis of Allenyl, Propargylic, and Butadienyl Bpin Derivatives
Tony S. N. Zhao, Yuzhu Yang, Timo Lessing, and Kálmán J. Szabó 
 J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2014, 136 (21), pp 7563–7566 

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Ester-Directed Selective Olefination of Acrylates by Rhodium Catalysis
Ruokun Feng, Wenlong Yu, Kai Wang, Zhanxiang Liu and Yuhong Zhang
 Adv. Synth. Catal. 2014, 356, 1501 – 1508

Formal SN-Type Reactions in Rhodium(III)-Catalyzed C -H Bond Activation
Nadine Kuhl, Nils Schröder and Frank Glorius
 Adv. Synth. Catal. 2014, 356, 1443 – 1460

Palladium-Catalyzed C-F Bond Formation via Directed C-H Activation
Yan Li, Yun Wu, Guang-Shui Li and Xi-Sheng Wang
 Adv. Synth. Catal. 2014, 356, 1412 – 1418

Palladium-Catalysed, Directed C- H Coupling with Organometallics
Ramesh Giri, Surendra Thapa and Arjun Kafle
 Adv. Synth. Catal. 2014, 356, 1395 – 1411

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Tungsten-Catalyzed Regioselective and Stereospecific Ring Opening of 2,3-Epoxy Alcohols and 2,3-Epoxy Sulfonamides
Chuan Wang and Hisashi Yamamoto 
 J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2014, 136 (19), pp 6888–6891

Copper-Mediated Oxidative Transformation of N-Allyl Enamine Carboxylates toward Synthesis of Azaheterocycles
Kah Kah Toh, Anup Biswas, Yi-Feng Wang, Yun Yun Tan, and Shunsuke Chiba 
 J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2014, 136 (16), pp 6011–6020 

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Heck–Matsuda Arylation of Olefins Through a Bicatalytic Approach: Improved Procedures and Rationalization
Nicolas Oger, François Le Callonnec, Denis Jacquemin, Eric Fouquet, Erwan Le Grognec and François-Xavier Felpin
 Adv. Synth. Catal. 2014, 356, 1065 – 1071

New Palladium-Catalyzed Domino Reaction with Intramolecular Ring Closure of an N-(2-Chloro-3-heteroaryl)arylamide: First Synthesis of Oxazolo[4,5-b]pyrazines
Charles S. Demmer, Jacob C. Hansen, Jan Kehler and Lennart Bunch
 Adv. Synth. Catal. 2014, 356, 1047 – 1055

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Iron(III)-Catalyzed Denitration Reaction: One-Pot Three-Component Synthesis of Imidazo[1,2-a]pyridine Derivatives

Yan, H.; Wang, Y.; Pan, C.; Zhang, H.; Yang, S.; Ren, X.; Li, J.; Huang, G. 
Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2014, 2754-2763

Fe-Catalysed Oxidative C-H/N-H Coupling between Aldehydes and Simple Amides

Graphical abstract: Fe-Catalysed oxidative C–H/N–H coupling between aldehydes and simple amides
Wang, J.; Liu, C.; Yuan, J.; Lei, A.
Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 4736-4739

Ruthenium-catalyzed alkenylation of azoxybenzenes with alkenes through ortho-selective C-H activation

Graphical abstract: Ruthenium-catalyzed alkenylation of azoxybenzenes with alkenes through ortho-selective C–H activation
Li, H.; Xie, X.; Wang, L. 
Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 4218-4221.

Controlled hydrogenative depolymerization of polyesters and polycarbonates catalyzed by ruthenium(ii) PNN pincer complexes

Graphical abstract: Controlled hydrogenative depolymerization of polyesters and polycarbonates catalyzed by ruthenium(ii) PNN pincer complexes
Krall, E. M.; Klein, T. W.; Andersen, R. J.; Nett, A. J.; Glasgow, R. W.; Reader, D. S.; Dauphinais, B. C.; Mc Ilrath, S. P.; Fischer, A. A.; Carney, M. J.; Hudson, D. J.; Robertson, N. J. 
Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 4884-4887

Iron-Catalysed Asymmetric Tandem Spiro-Cyclization Using Dioxygen in Air as Hydrogen Acceptor

Graphical abstract: Iron-catalysed asymmetric tandem spiro-cyclization using dioxygen in air as the hydrogen acceptor
Oguma, T.; Katsuki, T.
Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 5053-5056

Friday, April 11, 2014

Unprecedented Control of Selectivity in Nickel-Catalyzed Hydrophosphorylation of Alkynes: Efficient Route to Mono- and Bisphosphonates
Levon L. Khemchyan, Julia V. Ivanova, Sergey S. Zalesskiy, Valentine P. Ananikov, Irina P. Beletskaya and Zoya A. Starikova
 Adv. Synth. Catal. 2014, 356, 771 – 780

Zinc-Catalyzed Direct Cyanation of Indoles and Pyrroles: Nitromethane as a Source of a Cyano Group
Yuta Nagase, Tetsuya Sugiyama, Shota Nomiyama, Kyohei Yonekura and Teruhisa Tsuchimoto
Adv. Synth. Catal. 2014, 356, 347 – 352

Monday, March 31, 2014

FeCl3 Catalyzed Regioselective C-Alkylation of Indolylnitroalkenes with Amino Group Substituted Arenes

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Zanwar, M. R.; Kavala, V.; Gawande, S. D.; Kuo, C.-W.; Huang, W.-C.; Kuo, T.-S.; Huang, H.-N.; He, C.-H.; Yao, C.-F.
J. Org. Chem. 2014, 79, 1842-1849.

Iron-Catalyzed Allylic C–H Amination of Substituted 1,3-Dienes

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    Siva Murru and Radhey S. Srivastava
    Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2014, 10, 2174-2181