Abstracts of articles in the field of organic synthesis,
published in the most highly regarded organic chemistry journals
Scalable Electrochemical Aerobic Oxygenation of Indoles to Isatins without Electron Transfer Mediators by Merging with an Oxygen Reduction Reaction
W. Zhuang, J. Zhang, C. Ma, J. S. Wright, X. Zhang, S.-F. Ni, Q. Huang, Org. Lett., 2022, 24, 4229-4233.
Chemoselective Reductive Aminations in Aqueous Nanoreactors Using Parts per Million Level Pd/C Catalysis
R. R. Thakore, B. S. Takale, G. Casotti, E. S. Gao, H. S. Jin, B. H. Lipshutz, Org. Lett., 2020, 22, 6324-6329.
Direct Substitution of Secondary and Tertiary Alcohols To Generate Sulfones under Catalyst- and Additive-Free Conditions
Y. Liu, P. Xie, Z. Sun, X. Wo, C. Gao, W. Fu, T.-P. Loh, Org. Lett., 2018, 20, 5353-5356.
Mechanochemical Conversion of Aromatic Amines to Aryl Trifluoromethyl Ethers
M. Jakubczyk, S. Mkrtchyan, M. Shkoor, S. Lanka, . Budzák, M. Ilia, M. Skorepa, V. O. Iaroshenko, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2022, 144, 10438-10445.
Preparation and Reactions of (1H-Tetrazol-5-yl)zinc Pivalates
C. P. Tüllmann, S. Steiner, P. Knochel, Synthesis, 2020, 52, 2357-2363.
Gold(I)-Catalyzed and H2O-Mediated Carbene Cascade Reaction of Propargyl Diazoacetates: Furan Synthesis and Mechanistic Insights
M. Bao, Y. Qian, H. Su, B. Wu, L. Qiu, W. Hu, X. Xu, Org. Lett., 2018, 20, 5332-5335.
Thionyl Fluoride-Mediated One-Pot Substitutions and Reductions of Carboxylic Acids
T. G. Bolduc, C. Lee, W. P. Chappell, G. M. Sammis, J. Org. Chem., 2022, 87, 7308-7318.
Asymmetric Transfer Hydrogenation of Unhindered and Non-Electron-Rich 1-Aryl Dihydroisoquinolines with High Enantioselectivity
J. Barrios-Rivera, Y. Xu, Martin Wills, Org. Lett., 2020, 22, 6283-6287.
Nickel(0)-Catalyzed Hydroalkylation of 1,3-Dienes with Simple Ketones
L. Cheng, M.-M. Li, L.-J. Xiao, J.-H. Xie, Q.-L. Zhou, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, 140, 11627-11630.
Accessing Illusive E Isomers of α-Ester Hydrazones via Visible-Light-Induced Pd-Catalyzed Heck-Type Alkylation
N. Kvasos, V. Gevorgyan, Org. Lett., 2022, 24, 4176-4181.
A B2(OH)4-Mediated Synthesis of 2-Substituted Indazolone and Its Application in a DNA-Encoded Library
Y. Bao, Z. Deng, J. Feng, W. Zhu, J. Li, J. Wan, G. Liu, Org. Lett., 2020, 22, 6277-6282.
Organocatalytic Enantioselective Cycloetherifications Using a Cooperative Cation-Binding Catalyst
A. P. Jadhav, J.-A Oh, I.-S. Hwang, H. Yan, C. E. Song, Org. Lett., 2018, 20, 5319-5322.
Transition Metal-Free Iodine-Catalyzed Denitrative C-S Cross-Coupling: An Atypical Route to Access Thiochromane Derivatives
A. Nandy, G. Sekar, J. Org. Chem., 2022, 87, 7536-7546.
An Expeditious Approach to Tetrazoles from Amides Utilizing Phosphorazidates
K. Ishihara, T. Shioiri, M. Matusugi, Org. Lett., 2020, 22, 6244-6247.
Brřnsted Base-Catalyzed Reductive Cyclization of Alkynyl α-Iminoesters through Auto-Tandem Catalysis
A. Kondoh, M. Terada, Org. Lett., 2018, 20, 5309-5313.
Palladium-Catalyzed Three-Component Selective Aminoallylation of Diazo Compounds
P. Ou, L. Zhu, Y. Yu, L. Ma, X. Huang, Org. Lett., 2022, 24, 4109-4113.
Designing a Planar Chiral Rhodium Indenyl Catalyst for Regio- and Enantioselective Allylic C-H Amidation
C. M. B. Farr, A. M. Kazerouni, B. Park, C. D. Poff, J. Won, K. R. Sharp, M.-H. Baik, S. B. Blakey, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2020, 142, 13996-14004.
Synthesis of Quinazolin-4(3H)-ones via the Reaction of 2-Halobenzamides with Nitriles
X. Yu, L. Gao, L. Jia, Y. Yamamoto, M. Bao, J. Org. Chem., 2018, 83, 10352-10358.
Sulfonimidamides by Sequential Mechanochemical Chlorinations and Aminations of Sulfinamides
S. Terhorst, T. Jansen, T. Langletz, C. Bolm, Org. Lett., 2022, 24, 4109-4113.
Direct Synthesis of Mono-α-arylated Ketones from Alcohols and Olefins via Ni-Catalyzed Oxidative Cross-Coupling
P.-F. Yang, W. Shu, Org. Lett., 2020, 22, 6203-6208.
Visible-Light-Enabled Construction of Thiocarbamates from Isocyanides, Thiols, and Water at Room Temperature
W. Wei, P. Bao, H. Yue, S. Liu, L. Wang, Y. Li, D. Yang, Org. Lett., 2018, 20, 5291-5295.
Asymmetric Transfer Hydrogenation of 2,3-Disubstituted Flavanones through Dynamic Kinetic Resolution Enabled by Retro-Oxa-Michael Addition: Construction of Three Contiguous Stereogenic Centers
Q.-X. Xie, L-X. Liu, Z.-H. Zhu, C.-B. Yu, Y.-G. Zhou, J. Org. Chem., 2022, 87, 7521-7530.
Aqueous Suzuki-Miyaura Coupling with Ultralow Palladium Loading and Simple Product Separation
W. Yang, W.-D. Xu, J.-J. Ning, Z.-G. Ren, D. J. Young, Synlett, 2020, 31, 1303-1307.
Synthesis of Cyclic Organic Carbonates Using Atmospheric Pressure CO2 and Charge-Containing Thiourea Catalysts
Y. Fang, M. Tiffner, J. Schörgenhumer, R. Robiette, M. Waser, S. R. Kass, J. Org. Chem., 2018, 83, 9991-10000.
Copper-Catalyzed Markovnikov Selective 3,4-Hydrosilylation of 2-Substituted 1,3-Dienes
Y. Wang, Z.-L. Wang, W.-W. Ma, Y.-H. Xu, Org. Lett., 2022, 24, 4081-4086.
Synthesis of 2-Formylpyrroles from Pyridinium Iodide Salts
K. Xu, W. Li, R. Sun, L. Luo, X. Chen, C. Zhang, X. Zheng, M. Yuan, H. Fu, R. Li, H. Chen, Org. Lett., 2020, 22, 6107-6111.
Base-Catalyzed Borylation/B-O Elimination of Propynols and B2pin2 Delivering Tetrasubstituted Alkenylboronates
Z. Kuang, H. Chen, J. Yan, K. Yang, Y. Lan, Q. Song, Org. Lett., 2018, 20, 5153-5157.
Synthesis of N-Sulfenylimines from Disulfides and Primary Methanamines
R. Kawȩcki, J. Org. Chem., 2022, 87, 7514-7520.
Methanol as the Hydrogen Source in the Selective Transfer Hydrogenation of Alkynes Enabled by a Manganese Pincer Complex
J. Sklyaruk, V. Zubar, J. C. Borghs, M. Rueping, Org. Lett., 2020, 22, 6067-6071.
Enantioselective Trifluoromethylalkynylation of Alkenes via Copper-Catalyzed Radical Relay
L. Fu, S. Zhou, X. Wan, P. Chen, G. Liu, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, 140, 10965-10969.
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