Ben Feringa and co-workers at the University of Groningen have reported in ACIE on a palladium catalzyed anti-Markovnikov oxidation of allylic esters. This is the opposite of what we see in a Wacker-Tsuji process.
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Ang Li and co-workers at Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry have reported in JACS on the synthesis of fusarisetin A.
Posted by naturalproductman on June 25, 2010
Hiroaki Sasai and co-workers at Osaka University have published in Org Lett on an enantioselective Wacker cyclization using a palladium catalyst with a SPRIX ligand.