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Alkoxyallenes as building blocks for organic synthesis

Chem. Soc. Rev. - 4 min 32 sec ago

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,2888-2903
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60429B, Tutorial ReviewReinhold Zimmer, Hans-Ulrich Reissig
This Tutorial Review demonstrates the synthetic versatility of alkoxyallenes and the use of synthons derived from these C3 building blocks.
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Fluorinated sulfoximines: syntheses, properties and applications

Chem. Soc. Rev. - 4 min 32 sec ago

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,2426-2438
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60427F, Tutorial ReviewVincent Bizet, Rafal Kowalczyk, Carsten Bolm
Fluorine-containing sulfoximines are relevant as fluoromethyl transfer agents, functional materials and bioactive molecules for crops science and medicinal chemistry.
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Visualizing the atherosclerotic plaque: a chemical perspective

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Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,2858-2876
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60410A, Review ArticleM a Teresa Albelda, Enrique Garcia-Espana, Juan C. Frias
Compounds and imaging techniques used to visualize the atherosclerotic plaque, one of the major pathologies causing coronary artery diseases, are discussed.
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The analysis of solution self-assembled polymeric nanomaterials

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Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,2412-2425
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60454C, Tutorial ReviewJoseph P. Patterson, Mathew P. Robin, Christophe Chassenieux, Olivier Colombani, Rachel K. O'Reilly
This tutorial review provides a guide for the characterisation and analysis of soft nanomaterials based on polymeric self-assemblies using scattering and microscopic techniques.
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[2+2+1] Cyclization of allenes

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Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,2956-2978
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60382B, Review ArticleS. Kitagaki, F. Inagaki, C. Mukai
This review focuses on the origin and progress of the allenic (or heterocumulenic) [2+2+1] cyclocarbonylation, including the chirality transfer of the allene and its synthetic applications.
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The role of "disaggregation" in optical probe development

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Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,2402-2411
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60368G, Tutorial ReviewDuanting Zhai, Wang Xu, Liyun Zhang, Young-Tae Chang
This review focuses on the advantages of "disaggregation" as a novel sensing mechanism and its recent applications in probe development.
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Three-dimensional nano-biointerface as a new platform for guiding cell fate

Chem. Soc. Rev. - 4 min 32 sec ago

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,2385-2401
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60419E, Tutorial ReviewXueli Liu, Shutao Wang
The recent explorations of three-dimensional nano-biointerfaces for cell-related fundamental biological studies and advanced biomedical applications are reviewed.
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Doped graphene for metal-free catalysis

Chem. Soc. Rev. - 4 min 32 sec ago

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,2841-2857
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60401B, Review ArticleXiang-Kai Kong, Chang-Le Chen, Qian-Wang Chen
This review covers the latest advances in doped graphene for metal-free catalysis.
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Palladium-catalysed inter- and intramolecular formation of C-O bonds from allenes

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Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,3003-3040
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60379B, Review ArticleJean Le Bras, Jacques Muzart
This review highlights the Pd-catalysed formation of a C-O bond from allenes via the inter- or intramolecular reaction.
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Cationic triangulenes and helicenes: synthesis, chemical stability, optical properties and extended applications of these unusual dyes

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Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,2824-2840
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60461F, Review ArticleOpen Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence&nbsp This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported Licence.Johann Bosson, Jerome Gouin, Jerome Lacour
Cationic triangulenes and helicenes (X, Y, Z = NR, O, S) are highly stable carbenium ions displaying a variety of biological, chemical and physical properties and applications.
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Redox catalysis in organic electrosynthesis: basic principles and recent developments

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Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,2492-2521
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60464K, Review ArticleRobert Francke, R. Daniel Little
The use of redox mediators in electroorganic synthesis has become an important strategy to facilitate reactions and to tune the selectivity.
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Cyclometalated [Cp*M(C^X)] (M = Ir, Rh; X = N, C, O, P) complexes

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Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,2799-2823
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60343A, Review ArticleYing-Feng Han, Guo-Xin Jin
Isolated and well-defined cyclometalated iridium/rhodium complexes that contain a Cp*M-C (M = Ir, Rh) bond stabilised by the intramolecular coordination of neutral donor atoms (N, C, O or P), together with their applications, were summarized.
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Beyond click chemistry - supramolecular interactions of 1,2,3-triazoles

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Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,2522-2571
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60386E, Review ArticleBenjamin Schulze, Ulrich S. Schubert
The ability of 1,2,3-triazoles and derivatives thereof to interact with anions via hydrogen and halogen bonding as well as with metal ions via several N- and C-coordination modes is reviewed.
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Superamphiphobic surfaces

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Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,2784-2798
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60415B, Review ArticleZonglin Chu, Stefan Seeger
Progress in superamphiphobic surfaces, including the characterization, different techniques towards the fabrication of surface roughness and surface modification with low-surface-energy materials as well as their applications, is reviewed.
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Photodissociation mass spectrometry: new tools for characterization of biological molecules

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Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,2757-2783
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60444F, Review ArticleJennifer S. Brodbelt
Fragmentation of gas-phase ions by absorption of photons affords a versatile means to characterize the structures and sequences of biological molecules.
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Ultrafast dynamics of single molecules

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Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,2476-2491
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60269A, Tutorial ReviewDaan Brinks, Richard Hildner, Erik M. H. P. van Dijk, Fernando D. Stefani, Jana B. Nieder, Jordi Hernando, Niek F. van Hulst
Room-temperature studies of single molecules at femtosecond timescales provide detailed observation and control of ultrafast electronic and vibrational dynamics of organic dyes and photosynthetic complexes, probing quantum dynamics at ambient conditions and elucidating its role in chemistry and biology.
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Challenges to achievement of metal sustainability in our high-tech society

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Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,2451-2475
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60440C, Tutorial ReviewReed M. Izatt, Steven R. Izatt, Ronald L. Bruening, Neil E. Izatt, Bruce A. Moyer
Low global metal recycling rates for waste high-tech products are analyzed and solutions proposed using novel technology and societal action.
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Recent advances in porous Pt-based nanostructures: synthesis and electrochemical applications

Chem. Soc. Rev. - 4 min 32 sec ago

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,2439-2450
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60351B, Tutorial ReviewYou Xu, Bin Zhang
This tutorial review summarizes the recent progress in porous Pt-based nanostructures, with special emphasis on synthesis methods and electrochemical applications.
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Molecular tools for the construction of peptide-based materials

Chem. Soc. Rev. - 4 min 32 sec ago

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,2743-2756
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60362H, Review ArticleB. E. I. Ramakers, J. C. M. van Hest, D. W. P. M. Lowik
Peptide based materials: good tools are half the job.
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Graphdiyne and graphyne: from theoretical predictions to practical construction

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Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,2572-2586
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60388A, Review ArticleYongjun Li, Liang Xu, Huibiao Liu, Yuliang Li
This review demonstrates the theoretical and experimental results of studies of graphdiynes and graphynes, and also the application of graphdiynes in electronics, photovoltaics and catalysis.
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