Abstracts of articles in the field of organic synthesis,
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Gold-Catalyzed Oxidative Reactions of Propargylic Carbonates Involving 1,2-Carbonate Migration: Stereoselective Synthesis of Functionalized Alkenes
N. Sun, M. Chen, Y. Liu, J. Org. Chem., 2014, 79, 4055-4067.
A Powerful Palladium-Catalyzed Multicomponent Process for the Preparation of Oxazolines and Benzoxazoles
P. J. Boissarie, Z. E. Hamilton, S. Lang, J. A. Murphy, C. J. Suckling, Org. Lett., 2011, 13, 6184-6187.
Dimethyl Sulfoxide and N-Iodosuccinimide Promoted 5-exo-dig Oxidative Cyclization of Yne-Tethered Ynamide: Access to Pyrrolidones and Spiro-pyrrolidones
B. Prabagar, S. Nayak, R. Prasad, A. K. Sahoo, Org. Lett., 2016, 18, 3066-3069.
Highly Enantioselective Synthesis of α-Alkyl-alanines via the Catalytic Phase-Transfer Alkylation of 2-Naphthyl Aldimine tert-Butyl Ester by Using O(9)-Allyl-N(1)-2',3',4'-trifluorobenzylhydrocinchonidinium Bromide
S.-s. Jew, B.-S. Jeong, J.-H. Lee, M.-S. Yoo, Y.-J. Lee, B.-s. Park, M. G. Kim, H.-g. Park, J. Org. Chem., 2003, 68, 4514-4516.
Iodine-Mediated Oxidative Dehydrogenation of β-Acylamino Ketones for the Highly Stereoselective Synthesis of (Z)-β-Ketoenamides
H.-H. Chang, F. Hu, W.-C. Gao, T. Liu, X. Li, W.-L. Wei, Y. Qiao, Synlett, 2016, 27, 1592-1596.
C-N Bond Cleavage of Allylic Amines via Hydrogen Bond Activation with Alcohol Solvents in Pd-Catalyzed Allylic Alkylation of Carbonyl Compounds
X. Zhao, D. Liu, H. Guo, Y. Liu, W. Zhang, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133, 19354-19357.
Single-Electron Transmetalation: Photoredox/Nickel Dual Catalytic Cross-Coupling of Secondary Alkyl β-Trifluoroboratoketones and -esters with Aryl Bromides
J. C. Tellis, J. Amani, G. A. Molander, Org. Lett., 2016, 18, 2994-2997.
Odourless Strategy for Deep Eutectic Solvent-Mediated Ring Opening of Epoxides with In Situ Generated S-Alkylisothiouronium Salts
N. Azizi, Z. Yadollahy, A. Rahimzadeh-oskooee, Synlett, 2014, 25, 1085-1088.
Hydride as a Leaving Group in the Reaction of Pinacolborane with Halides under Ambient Grignard and Barbier Conditions. One-Pot Synthesis of Alkyl, Aryl, Heteroaryl, Vinyl, and Allyl Pinacolboronic Esters
J. W. Clary, T. J. Rettenmaier, R. Snelling, W. Bryks, J. Banwell, W. T. Wipke, B. Singaram, J. Org. Chem., 2011, 76, 9602-9610.
Visible-Light-Enabled Decarboxylative Sulfonylation of Cinnamic Acids with Sulfonylhydrazides under Transition-Metal-Free Conditions
S. Cai, Y. Xu, D. Chen, L. Li, Q. Chen, M. Huang, W. Weng, Org. Lett., 2016, 18, 2990-2993.
Ethyl 2-Cyano-2-(4-nitrophenylsulfonyloxyimino)acetate-Mediated Lossen Rearrangement: Single-Pot Racemization-Free Synthesis of Hydroxamic Acids and Ureas from Carboxylic Acids
K. Thalluri, S. R. Manne, D. Dev, B. Mandal, J. Org. Chem., 2014, 79, 3765-3775.
Unexpected C-C Bond Cleavage: Synthesis of 1,2,4-Oxadiazol-5-ones from Amidoximes with Pentafluorophenyl or Trifluoromethyl Anion Acting as Leaving Group
T. Gerfaud, H.-L. Wei, L. Neuville, J. Zhu, Org. Lett., 2011, 13, 6172-6175.
Alkyl and Aryl 4,5-Dichloro-6-oxopyridazin-1(6H)-carboxylates: A Practical Alternative to Chloroformates for the Synthesis of Symmetric and Asymmetric Carbonates
H. K. Moon, G. H. Sung, Y.-J. Yoon, H. J. Yoon, Synlett, 2016, 27, 1577-1581.
Development of (Trimethylsilyl)ethyl Ester Protected Enolates and Applications in Palladium-Catalyzed Enantioselective Allylic Alkylation: Intermolecular Cross-Coupling of Functionalized Electrophiles
C. M. Reeves, D. C. Behenna, B. M. Stotz, Org. Lett., 2014, 16, 2314-2317.