Abstracts of articles in the field of organic synthesis,
published in the most highly regarded organic chemistry journals
Aerobic Synthesis of Substituted Quinoline from Aldehyde and Aniline: Copper-Catalyzed Intermolecular C-H Active and C-C Formative Cyclization
R. Yan, X. Liu, C. Pan, X. Zhou, X. Li, X. Kang, G. Huang, Org. Lett., 2013, 15, 4876-4879.
Synthesis of Polysubstituted Isoquinolines and Related Fused Pyridines from Alkenyl Boronic Esters via a Copper-Catalyzed Azidation/Aza-Wittig Condensation Sequence
V. Jaryaram, T. Sridhar, G. V. M. Sharma, F. Berrée, B. Carboni, J. Org. Chem., 2018, 83, 843-853.
Straightforward and Highly Efficient Synthesis of α-Acetoxy Ketones through Gold-Catalyzed Intermolecular Oxidation of Terminal Alkynes
C. Wu, Z. Liang, D. Yan, W. He, J. Xiang, Synthesis, 2013, 45, 2605-2611.
Copper(II) Triflate Catalyzed Synthesis of 2,4-Disubstituted Oxazoles from α-Diazoketones
M. R. Reddy, G. N. Reddy, U. Mehmood, I. A. Hussein, S. U. Rahman, K. Harrabi, B. V. S. Reddy, Synthesis, 2015, 47, 3315-3320.
Cinchona Alkaloid Squaramide Catalyzed Enantioselective Hydrazination/Cyclization Cascade Reaction of α-Isocyanoacetates and Azodicarboxylates: Synthesis of Optically Active 1,2,4-Triazolines
M.-X. Zhao, H.-L. Bi, H. Zhou, H. Yang, M. Shi, J. Org. Chem., 2013, 78, 9377-9382.
Cooperative Activating Effect of Tertiary Amine/DMSO on Elemental Sulfur: Direct Access to Thioaurones from 2′-Nitrochalcones under Mild Conditions
T. B. Nguyen, P. Retailleau, Org. Lett., 2018, 20, 186-189.
Synergistic Catalysis of Ionic Brønsted Acid and Photosensitizer for a Redox Neutral Asymmetric α-Coupling of N-Arylaminomethanes with Aldimines
D. Uraguchi, N. Kinoshita, T. Kizu, T. Ooi, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015, 137, 13768-13771.
Direct Decarboxylative-Decarbonylative Alkylation of α-Oxo Acids with Electrophilic Olefins via Visible-Light Photoredox Catalysis
J.-Q. Chen, R. Chang, Y.-L. Wei, J.-N. Mo, Z.-Y. Wang, P.-F. Xu, J. Org. Chem., 2018, 83, 253-259.
Rhodium(II)-Catalyzed Formal [3 + 2] Cycloaddition of N-Sulfonyl-1,2,3-triazoles with Isoxazoles: Entry to Polysubstituted 3-Aminopyrroles
X. Lei, L. Li, Y.-P. He, Y. Tang, Org. Lett., 2015, 17, 5224-5227.
Rh-Catalyzed Enantioselective Allylation of N-Tosyl- and N-Nosylaldimines: Total Synthesis of (-)-Crispine A
P. F. Chiang, W.-S. Li, J.-H. Jiang, T.-S. Kuo, P.-Y. Wu, H.-L. Wu, Org. Lett., 2018, 20, 158-161.
Synthesis of a-Alkylated Ketones via Tandem Acceptorless Dehydrogenation/a-Alkylation from Secondary and Primary Alcohols Catalyzed by Metal-Ligand Bifunctional Iridium Complex [Cp*Ir(2,2′-bpyO)(H2O)]
R. Wang, J. Ma, F. Li, J. Org. Chem., 2015, 80, 10769-10776.
Palladium-Catalyzed Carbonylative Annulation Reactions Using Aryl Formate as a CO Source: Synthesis of 2-Substituted Indene-1,3(2H)-dione Derivatives
Y. Zhang, J.-L. Chen, Z.-B. Chen, Y.-M. Zhu, S.-J. Ji, J. Org. Chem., 2015, 80, 10643-10650.
Asymmetric Synthesis of 3,4-Dihydroquinolin-2-ones via a Stereoselective Palladium-Catalyzed Decarboxylative [4 + 2]-Cycloaddition
J.-H. Jin, H. Wang, Z.-T. Yang, W.-L. Yang, W. Tang, W.-P. Deng, Org. Lett., 2018, 20, 104-107.