Paul Chirik and co-workers from Princeton have reported in Science on an iron catalyzed [2+2] cycloaddition.
Archive for the ‘Pericyclic reactions’ Category
Posted by naturalproductman on August 25, 2015
Jeffrey Moore and colleague at UIUC have reported in JACS on a retro Staudinger cycloaddition reaction. I am reminded of the retro-“click” paper.
Posted by naturalproductman on July 31, 2015
Erick Carreira and colleague have reported in ACIE on the synthesis of pallambin.
Posted by naturalproductman on July 13, 2015
Hafize Ozcan and co-workers from Trakya University in Turkey have reported in Tetrahedron on an interesting mechanistic investigation of the Newman-Kwart reaction.
Posted by naturalproductman on April 12, 2015
Thorsten Bach and co-workers at Technische Universität München have reported in JACS on the stereochemistry of some [2+2] reactions.
Posted by naturalproductman on March 22, 2015
M. Kevin Brown and co-workers at Indiana University have reported in JACS on an asymmetric [2+2] using an oxazaborolidine catalyst.
Posted by naturalproductman on January 18, 2015
Matthew Cook and co-workers from Queen’s University Belfast in the UK have reported in JOC on some interesting sigmatropic reactions, depending on the base used, an isomerization Claisen occurs or a [2,3]-Wittig-anionic oxy-Cope rearrangement occurs.