Jin Kun Cha and co-workers at Wayne State University have reported in ACIE on a ring opening of cyclopropanol using stoichiometric diethyl zinc.
Posted by naturalproductman on May 2, 2012
Alexander Butin and co-workers at Kuban State Technological University in the Russian Federation have reported in Tetrahedron on a tin mediated furan ring opening reaction.
Posted by naturalproductman on January 11, 2012
Shigefumi Kuwahara and co-workers from Tohoku University have reported in Tetrahedron Letters on the synthesis of rumphellaone A. They accessed the four membered ring from a base promoted intramolecular epoxide ring opening.
Posted by naturalproductman on December 5, 2011
Philip Fuchs and co-workers at Purdue University have reported in Organic Letters on their progress towards aplyronine A. They used a seven membered ring with four stereocenters as a precursor to the C1-C20 fragment.
Posted by naturalproductman on December 2, 2011
Matthias Brewer and co-workers at the University of Vermont have reported in Organic Letters on a tin promoted C-C bond cleavage.
Posted by naturalproductman on October 23, 2011
David Lupton and co-worker from Monash University have reported in Chemical Science on a carbene catalyzed cyclopropane-rearranging/C-C bond forming cascade.
Posted by naturalproductman on September 22, 2011
Christopher Bielawski and co-workers at UT Austin have reported in Science on the ring opening of a triazole ring, which is usually viewed as the product of a click reaction.
Posted by naturalproductman on September 9, 2011
Gary Sulikowski and co-workers from Vanderbilt have reported in ACIEE on a fatty acid synthesis that possesses a cyclopropane.