Transition Metals in Catalysis: From Precious to Practical

21.05.2024 - Download this complimentary Article Collection today!

This article collection hopes to provide researchers with more information on first-row transition-metal-catalyzed cross-coupling reactions, allowing them to further their research in this field.

What you will learn about:

  • Powerful Tools for Bond Formation
  • Efficiency and Reaction Scope Enhancement
  • Asymmetric Catalysis and Mechanistic Insights

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Researchers continually push the boundaries of molecular construction, particularly with catalyzed cross-coupling reactions. Historically precious metal-based catalysts have been utilized in these transformations; however, the use of first-row transition-metal catalysts has been on the rise. These metals are abundant, versatile, catalytically active, and are attractive for industrial applications where cost and sustainability are driving factors. These articles contain recent innovations in first-row transition-metal-catalyzed cross-coupling reactions.

Articles contained in the collection:

  • Geiger, V.J. et al. (2022). Iron-Catalyzed Cross-Coupling of Thioesters and Organomanganese Reagents**. Chemistry – A European Journal. DOI: 10.1002/chem.202202212.
  • Wang, Q. et al. (2023). Stereoselective C-Aryl Glycosylation by Catalytic Cross-Coupling of Heteroaryl Glycosyl Sulfones. Angewandte Chemie – International Edition. DOI: 10.1002/anie.202301081.
  • Ling, J. et al. (2022). Copper-Catalyzed Carbonylative Cross-Coupling of Alkyl Iodides and Amines. Chemistry – A European Journal. DOI: 10.1002/chem.202201356.
  • Chen, H. et al. (2022). Reactivity in Nickel-Catalyzed Multi-component Sequential Reductive Cross-Coupling Reactions. Angewandte Chemie – International Edition. DOI: 10.1002/anie.202204144.

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