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Recent Publications

Hovey, M. T.; Check, C. T.; Sipher, A. F.; Scheidt, K. A. “N-Heterocyclic-Carbene-Catalyzed Synthesis of 2-Aryl Indoles” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, Advance Article.

Lee, A.; Younai, Y.; Price, C. K.; Izquierdo, J.; Mishra, R. K.; Scheidt, K. A. “Enantioselective Annulations for Dihydroquinolones by in Situ Generation of Azolium Enolates” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136 (30), 10589-10592.

Liu, K.; Hovey, M. T.; Scheidt, K. A. "A Cooperative N-Heterocyclic Carbene/Palladium Catalysis System" Chem. Sci. 2014, 5 (10), 4026-4031.

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Group News

Our report on a cooperative N-heterocyclic carbene/palladium catalysis system appears in Chemical Science.

Our report on a NHC-catalyzed synthesis of 2-aryl indoles appears in Angewante Chemie International Edition.

Our manuscript on our NHC-mediated asymmetric synthesis of dihydroquinolones appears in The Journal of the American Chemical Society.

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