Ming-Hua Xu and co-workers from the Chinese Academy of Sciences have reported in JACS on a rhodium catalyzed carbene insertion into a B-H bond.
Posted by naturalproductman on March 25, 2015
David Lupton and co-workers at Monash University have reported in Chemical Science on a method to synthesize substituted benzenes from acyclic precursors.
Chemical Science paper
Posted by naturalproductman on October 4, 2014
David Lupton and co-worker at Monash University have reported in JACS on an NHC-catalyzed [4+2] reaction.
Posted by naturalproductman on October 16, 2012
Cheol-Min Park and co-workers at Nanyang Technological University have reported in Chem Comm on a method for synthesis of pyridines through N-O bond cleavage using a carbenoid precursor.
Posted by naturalproductman on March 29, 2012
Claude Spino and co-workers at Universite de Sherbrooke have reported in JACS on a [4+1] cascade. A loss of a diazo group involved, hmm…reminds me of some of Dale Boger’s work.