Abstracts of articles in the field of organic synthesis,
published in the most highly regarded organic chemistry journals
Pd-Catalyzed Conjunctive Cross-Coupling between Grignard-Derived Boron "Ate" Complexes and C(sp2) Halides or Triflates: NaOTf as a Grignard Activator and Halide Scavenger
G. J. Lovinger, M. D. Aparece, J. P. Morken, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2017, 139, 3153-3160.
Asymmetric Phase-Transfer Catalysts Bearing Multiple Hydrogen-Bonding Donors: Highly Efficient Catalysts for Enantio- and Diastereoselective Nitro-Mannich Reaction of Amidosulfones
B. Wang, Y. Liu, C. Sun, Z. Wei, J. Cao, D. Liang, Y. Lin, H. Duan, Org. Lett., 2014, 16, 6432-6435.
Efficient and Selective Multicomponent Oxidative Coupling of Two Different Aliphatic Primary Amines into Thioamides by Elemental Sulfur
T. B. Nguyen, L. Ermolenko, A. Al-Mourabit, Org. Lett., 2012, 14, 4274-4277.
Nonracemic Allylic Boronates through Enantiotopic-Group-Selective Cross-Coupling of Geminal Bis(boronates) and Vinyl Halides
B. Potter, A. A. Szymaniak, E. K. Edelstein, J. P. Morken, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2014, 136, 17918-17921.
Palladium-Catalyzed C(sp3)-H Arylation of Diarylmethanes at Room Temperature: Synthesis of Triarylmethanes via Deprotonative-Cross-Coupling Processes
J. Zhang, A. Bellomo, A. D. Creamer, S. D. Dreher, P. J. Walsh, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, 13765-13772.
Lewis Acid Rather than Brønsted Acid Sites of Montmorillonite K10 Act as a Powerful and Reusable Green Heterogeneous Catalyst for Rapid Cyanosilylation of Ketones
X. Huang, L. Chen, F. Ren, C. Yang, J. Li, K. Shi, X. Gou, W. Wang, Synlett, 2017, 28, 439-444.
o-Iodoxybenzoic Acid (IBX)-Iodine Mediated One-Pot Deacylative Sulfonylation of 1,3-Dicarbonyl Compounds: A Synthesis of β-Carbonyl Sulfones
P. Katrun, T. Songsichan, D. Soorukram, M. Pohmakotr, V. Reutrakul, C. Kuhakarn, Synthesis, 2017, 49, 1109-1121.
Palladium-Catalyzed Cascade Process Consisting of Isocyanide Insertion and Benzylic C(sp3)-H Activation: Concise Synthesis of Indole Derivatives
T. Nanjo, C. Tsukano, Y. Takemoto, Org. Lett., 2012, 14, 4270-4273.
Synthesis of 2-Aryl Benzothiazoles via K2S2O8-mediated Oxidative Condensation of Benzothiazoles with Aryl Aldehydes
Z. Yang, X. Chen, S. Wang, J. Liu, K. Xie, A. Wang, Z. Tan, J. Org. Chem., 2012, 77, 7086-7091.
Silver(I)-Catalyzed Ring-Contractive Rearrangement: A New Entry to 5-Alkylidene-2-cyclopentenones
L. Zhao, J. Wang, H. Zheng, Y. Li, K. Yang, B. Cheng, X. Jin, X. Yao, H. Zhai, Org. Lett., 2014, 16, 6378-6381.
α-Imino Gold Carbenes from 1,2,4-Oxadiazoles: Atom-Economical Access to Fully Substituted 4-Aminoimidazoles
Z. Zeng, H. Jin, J. Xie, B. Tian, M. Rudolph, F. Rominger, A. S. K. Hashmi, Org. Lett., 2017, 19, 1020-1023.
Cascade Thiol-Michael-Aldol Reaction Promoted by Tetramethyl Guanidine: Synthesis of 2H-Thiochromene-3-carboxylate Libraries
T. T. H. Nguyen, T. X. Nguyen, T. T. T. Cao, T. H. Dinh, H. H. Nguyen, T. T. T. Bui, V. P. Pham, D. H. Mac, Synlett, 2017, 28, 429-432.
Robust Acenaphthoimidazolylidene Palladium Complexes: Highly Efficient Catalysts for Suzuki-Miyaura Couplings with Sterically Hindered Substrates
A. Joshi-Pangu, X. Ma, M. Diane, S. Iqbal, R. J. Kribs, R. Huang, C.-Y. Wang, M. R. Biscoe, J. Org. Chem., 2012, 77, 6629-6633.
One-Pot Synthesis of Pyrrole-2-carboxylates and -carboxamides via an Electrocyclization/Oxidation Sequence
D. Imbri, N. Netz, M. Kucukdisli, L. M. Kammer, P. Jung, A. Kretzschmann, T. Opatz, J. Org. Chem., 2014, 79, 11750-11758.