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Metal-mediated post-Ugi transformations for the construction of diverse heterocyclic scaffolds

20 April, 2015 - 03:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, 44,1836-1860
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00253A, Tutorial ReviewUpendra K. Sharma, Nandini Sharma, Dipak D. Vachhani, Erik V. Van der Eycken
This tutorial review highlights the recent advances towards post-Ugi transformations based on metal-catalyzed key steps.
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The chemistry and engineering of polymeric hydrogel adhesives for wound closure: a tutorial

20 April, 2015 - 03:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, 44,1820-1835
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00332B, Tutorial ReviewC. Ghobril, M. W. Grinstaff
This tutorial review highlights the key features and design requirements for the use of polymeric hydrogel adhesives in the clinic.
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Progress in asymmetric biomimetic transamination of carbonyl compounds

20 April, 2015 - 03:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, 44,1740-1748
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00507D, Tutorial ReviewYing Xie, Hongjie Pan, Mao Liu, Xiao Xiao, Yian Shi
Transamination of [small alpha]-keto acids is an important process to form [small alpha]-amino acids in biological systems. Various biomimetic transamination systems have been developed for carbonyl compounds with chiral vitamin B6 analogues, artificial transaminase mimics, chiral nitrogen sources, and chiral catalysts. This review provides a brief summary in this area.
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Imaging of [small beta]-amyloid plaques by near infrared fluorescent tracers: a new frontier for chemical neuroscience

20 April, 2015 - 03:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, 44,1807-1819
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00337C, Tutorial ReviewMatteo Staderini, Maria Antonia Martin, Maria Laura Bolognesi, J. Carlos Menendez
Near infrared (NIR) imaging is a promising and non-invasive method to visualize amyloid plaques in vivo.
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Recent advances in Gd-chelate based bimodal optical/MRI contrast agents

20 April, 2015 - 03:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, 44,1791-1806
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00336E, Tutorial ReviewPeter Verwilst, Soyeon Park, Byungkwon Yoon, Jong Seung Kim
Recent developments in the field of bimodal MRI/optical contrast agents, based on Gd3+-chelates are presented.
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Hybrid energy storage: the merging of battery and supercapacitor chemistries

20 April, 2015 - 03:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, 44,1777-1790
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00266K, Tutorial ReviewD. P. Dubal, O. Ayyad, V. Ruiz, P. Gomez-Romero
The integration of capacitive and faradaic energy storage mechanism in the form of hybrid materials, electrodes and devices aims at increasing energy and power densities for the next generation of electrochemical energy storage devices.
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Well-ordered nanohybrids and nanoporous materials from gyroid block copolymer templates

20 April, 2015 - 03:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, 44,1974-2018
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00424H, Review ArticleHan-Yu Hsueh, Cheng-Thai Yao, Rong-Ming Ho
Well-ordered nanomaterials are fabricated by various templated syntheses using templates from degradable block copolymers with gyroid-forming network morphologies.
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Micro- and nanogels with labile crosslinks - from synthesis to biomedical applications

20 April, 2015 - 03:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, 44,1948-1973
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00341A, Review ArticleOpen Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence&nbsp This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported Licence.Xuejiao Zhang, Shashwat Malhotra, Maria Molina, Rainer Haag
We emphasize the synthetic strategies to produce micro-/nanogels and the importance of degradable linkers incorporated in the gel network.
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A multiscale quantum mechanics/electromagnetics method for device simulations

20 April, 2015 - 03:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, 44,1763-1776
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00348A, Tutorial ReviewChiYung Yam, Lingyi Meng, Yu Zhang, GuanHua Chen
This review highlights a newly developed multiscale method, incorporating quantum mechanics into device modeling with an environment included through classical electrodynamics.
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Metal-organic frameworks catalyzed C-C and C-heteroatom coupling reactions

20 April, 2015 - 03:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, 44,1922-1947
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00254G, Review ArticleAmarajothi Dhakshinamoorthy, Abdullah M. Asiri, Hermenegildo Garcia
This critical review aims to illustrate the recent developments in the field of C-C and C-X (X = O, N) coupling reactions promoted by metal-organic frameworks.
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N-heterocyclic carbene (NHC) complexes of group 4 transition metals

20 April, 2015 - 03:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, 44,1898-1921
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00441H, Review ArticleDao Zhang, Guofu Zi
This review summarizes the progress in the synthesis and catalytic activity of group 4 NHC-metal complexes.
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Black titanium dioxide (TiO2) nanomaterials

20 April, 2015 - 03:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, 44,1861-1885
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00330F, Review ArticleXiaobo Chen, Lei Liu, Fuqiang Huang
Recent progress in the preparation, properties and applications of black TiO2 nanomaterials is reviewed.
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Benzene partial hydrogenation: advances and perspectives

20 April, 2015 - 03:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, 44,1886-1897
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00324A, Review ArticleLucas Foppa, Jairton Dupont
This review highlights key aspects of benzene partial hydrogenation reaction as well as main contributions to the development of a sustainable catalytic system over the last decades.
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Fluorescent and colorimetric chemosensors for pyrophosphate

20 April, 2015 - 03:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, 44,1749-1762
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00353E, Tutorial ReviewSongyi Lee, Karen K. Y. Yuen, Katrina A. Jolliffe, Juyoung Yoon
In this review, we will cover the fluorescent and colorimetric chemosensors developed for the detection of pyrophosphate (PPi) since 2010.
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