Yongjia Shang and co-workers from Anhui Normal University have reported in JOC on an interesting iron catalyzed cascade reaction.
Archive for the ‘Claisen rearrangement’ Category
Posted by naturalproductman on July 16, 2014
Rongbiao Tong and co-workers from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology have reported in Org Lett on a slick reaction to form spirooliganones.
Posted by naturalproductman on June 30, 2014
James Leighton and co-workers reported in JACS on a mechanistic study of a tandem Ireland Claisen/Cope rearrangement reaction to form some polycyclic rings.
Posted by naturalproductman on May 17, 2013
Brian Stoltz and co-workers have reported in ACIE on the syntheses of transtaganolides through an Ireland-Claisen rearrangement/Diels-Alder cascade.
Posted by naturalproductman on January 19, 2012
Louis Barriault and co-workers at the University of Ottawa have reported in ACIEE on the formal synthesis of vinigrol – I think this makes the number of groups to synthesize this molecule to 2, Baran being the other one.
Posted by naturalproductman on January 17, 2012
Hidenori Watanabe and co-workers at the University of Tokyo have reported in Tetrahedron on the synthesis of lysidicin. The key reaction being a triple Claisen rearrangement that formed three of the aryl carbon bonds from aryl ether linkages.
Posted by naturalproductman on November 21, 2011
Robert Boeckman and co-workers at the University of Rochester have reported in Tetrahedron on the synthesis of saudin.
Posted by naturalproductman on October 23, 2011
Donald Craig and co-workers at Imperial College have reported in Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry on a transannular Claisen rearrangement converting a lactone into a cyclobutane.