Stereoselective Approach to Multisubstituted Enolates from Unactivated Alkynes: Oxyalkylidenation of Alkynyl Ketone Enolates with Aldehydes


S. Sasaki, J. Kikuchi,* S. Ito, N. Yoshikai*
J. Org. Chem. 2023, 88, 14096–14104.

Pyridine-Fused Azacorannulene: Fine-Tuning of Structure and Properties of Nitrogen-Embedded Buckybowls


K. Nakamura, K. Ochiai, A. Yubuta, D. He, D. Miyajima, S. Ito*
Precision Chem. 2023, 1, 29-33.

π-Extended Pyrrole-Fused Heteropine: Synthesis, Properties, and Application in Organic Field-Effect Transistors


W. Wang, F. Hanindita, Y. Tanaka, K. Ochiai, H. Sato, Y. Li, T. Yasuda,* S. Ito*
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2023, 62, e202218176.

Stereoselective Synthesis of β-Alkoxy-β-amido Vinylbenziodoxoles via Iodo(III)etherification of Ynamides


J. Kikuchi, K. Maesaki, S. Sasaki, W. Wang, S. Ito, N. Yoshikai*
Org. Lett. 2022, 24, 6914–6918.

School of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology (CCEB) Launched


School of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology (CCEB) Launched in August 2022.

Glen Has Joined Our Group


Mr. Glen Goh Wee Zhuan has joined our group as a new graduate student.

S-Shaped Fused Azacorannulene Dimer: Structural and Redox Properties


W. Wang, F. Hanindita, R. D. Webster, S. Ito*
CCS Chem. 2023, 5, 1108-1117.

1,3-Dipolar Cycloaddition of Azomethine Ylides and Imidoyl Halides for Synthesis of π-Extended Imidazolium Salts​


Q.-Q. Li, Y. Hamamoto, C. C. H. Tan, H. Sato, S. Ito*
Org. Chem. Front. 2022, 9, 4128-4134.

Fully Conjugated Azacorannulene Dimer as Large Diaza[80]fullerene Fragment


W. Wang, F. Hanindita, Y. Hamamoto, Y. Li, S. Ito*
Nat. Commun. 2022, 13, 1498.

Synthesis of a π-Extended Azacorannulenophane Enabled by Strain-Induced 1,3-Dipolar Cycloaddition


X. Zhang, M. R. Mackinnon, G. J. Bodwell,* S. Ito*
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2022, 61, e202116585.