Publications in 2017


Xing, Dong and Dong, Guangbin.* "Branched-Selective Intermolecular Ketone α-Alkylation with Unactivated Alkenes via an Enamide Directing Strategy" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139, 13664-13667. [doi]


Chen, Ming and Dong, Guangbin.* "Direct Catalytic Desaturation of Lactams Enabled by Soft Enolization" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139, 7757–7760.  [doi]

*Highlighted by Org. Process Res. Dev. 2017, 21, 1873.


Xie, Jiaxin; Wang, Jianchun; and Dong, Guangbin.* "Synthetic Study of Phainanoids. Highly Diastereoselective Construction of the 4,5-Spirocycle via Palladium-Catalyzed Intramolecular Alkenylation" Org. Lett. 201719, 3017-3020. [doi]


Xu, Yan; Young, Michael C.; and Dong, Guangbin.* "Catalytic Coupling between Unactivated Aliphatic C–H Bonds and Alkynes via a Metal–Hydride Pathway" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139, 5716-5719. [doi]

*Highlighted by Organic Chemistry Portal. [link]


Huang, Zhongxing; and Dong, Guangbin.* "Site-Selectivity Control in Organic Reactions: A Quest To Differentiate Reactivity among the Same Kind of Functional Groups" Acc. Chem. Res. 2017, 50, 465−471. [doi]


Zhang, Hang‡; Wu, Guojiao ‡; Yi, Heng; Sun, Tong; Wang, Bo; Zhang, Yan; Dong, Guangbin; Wang, Jianbo.* "Copper(I)-Catalyzed Chemoselective Coupling of Cyclopropanols with Diazoesters: Ring-Opening C-C Bond Formations" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 201756, 3945-3950. [doi]


Dong, Zhe; Ren, Zhi; Thompson, Samuel; Xu, Yan; Dong, Guangbin* "Transition-Metal-Catalyzed C−H Alkylation Using Alkenes" Chem. Rev. 2017, 117, 9333. [doi]


Xia, Ying; Wang, Jianbo; and Dong, Guangbin.* "Distal-Bond-Selective C-C Activation of Ring-Fused Cyclopentanones: An Efficient Access to Spiroindanones" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56, 2376-2380. [doi]


Chen, Peng-hao; Billett, Brent; Tsukamoto, Tatsuhiro; Dong, Guangbin.* "“Cut and Sew” Transformations via Transition-Metal-Catalyzed Carbon–Carbon Bond Activation" ACS Catal20177, 1340-1360. [doi]