Papers & Reviews

Impressive, Most Impressive
May 27, 2015

Practical olefin hydroamination with nitroarenes A new, powerful method to generate quaternary amines without using expensive catalysts. Baran has done it…

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May 21, 2015

In Situ Generation of Difluoromethyl Diazomethane for [3+2] Cycloadditions with Alkynes Safe preparation of an elusive reagent, difluoromethyl diazomethane, and its…

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Working on the Edge
May 19, 2015

Metal-Free, Regio- and Stereoselective Synthesis of Linear (E)?Allylic Compounds Using C, N, O, and S Nucleophiles Using terminal alkenes to prepare…

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Suzuki on the Rocks
May 14, 2015

Palladium-Catalyzed, Ligand-Free Suzuki Reaction in Water Using Aryl Fluorosulfates Not only we can couple the most exotic moieties, we can do…

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Catalysis for Amides
May 4, 2015

Catalytic Chemical Amide Synthesis at Room Temperature: One More Step Toward Peptide Synthesis An uncommon use of a boronic acid: as…

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More Last-Stage Activation
April 29, 2015

Manganese-Catalyzed Late-Stage Aliphatic C?H Azidation Another protocol to carry out a late-stage azidation using a Mn complex. Two months ago we…

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Monofluorination for You
April 15, 2015

Monofluorination of Organic Compounds: 10 Years of Innovation This is one review that you must read or you MUST read if…

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April 1, 2015

Transition-Metal-Free Hydration of Nitriles Using Potassium tert-Butoxide under Anhydrous Conditions A simple, controlled hydrolisis of nitriles using potassium tert-butoxide. This is…

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Ringing All the Way
March 26, 2015

Palladium-Catalyzed, Ring-Forming Aromatic C–H Alkylations with Unactivated Alkyl Halides Formation of carbocycles and saturated heterocycles through a palladium mediated intramolecular radical…

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We Love Pyrazoles
March 24, 2015

Synthesis of Pyrazoles from 1,3-Diols via Hydrogen Transfer Catalysis A method for the synthesis of 1,4-disubstituted pyrazoles using ruthenium-catalyzed hydrogen transfer….

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