The Szabó Research Group

Welcome to the Szabó Group

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Selected latest publications:

 H.-P. Deng, D. Wang, K. J. Szabó*: Direct Allylation of Quinones with Allylboronates.  J. Org. Chem. 2015, 80, 3343-3348.

 T. S. N. Zhao, J. Zhao,  K. J. Szabó*: Stereoselective Synthesis of 1,4-Diols by a Tandem Allylboration–Allenylboration Sequence. Org. Lett. 2015, 17, 2290-2293.

W. Yuan, K. J. Szabó*: Catalytic Intramolecular Aminofluorination, Oxyfluorination, and Carbofluorination with a Stable and Versatile Hypervalent Fluoroiodine Reagent. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 15, 8533-8537.

R. Alam, T. Vollgraff, L. Eriksson, K. J. Szabó*: Synthesis of Adjacent Quaternary Stereocenters by Catalytic Asymmetric Allylboration. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 11262-11265.

A. Das, D. Wang, M.-C. Belhomme, K. J. Szabó*: Copper-Catalyzed Cross-Coupling of Allylboronic Acids with a-Diazoketones. Org. Lett. 2015, 17, 4754-4757. ACS Editors Choice 9/16/15

Y. Zhao, K. J. Szabó*: Catalytic Borylative Opening of Propargyl Cyclopropane, Epoxide, Aziridine and Oxetane Substrates. Ligand Controlled Synthesis of Allenyl Boronates and Alkenyl Diboronates. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 1502-1506.

Y. Yang, K. J. Szabó*: Synthesis of Allenes by Catalytic Coupling of Propargyl Carbonates with Aryl Iodides in the Presence of Diboron Species. J. Org. Chem. 2016, 81, 250-255.

N. O. Ilchenko, M. A. Cortés, K. J. Szabó*: Palladium Catalyzed Iodofluorination of Alkenes using Fluoro-Iodoxole Reagent. ACS Catal. 2016, 6, 447-450.

N. Miralles, R. Alam, K. J. Szabó*, E. Fernández*:Transition-Metal-Free Borylation of Allylic and Propargylic Alcohols. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 4303-4307.

W. Yuan, L. Eriksson, K. J. Szabó*: Rhodium-Catalyzed Geminal Oxyfluorination and Oxytrifluoro-methylation of Diazocarbonyl Compounds.Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 8410-8415.

M.-C. Belhomme, D. Wang, K. J. Szabó*: Formation of C(sp3)-C(sp3) bonds by Palladium Catalyzed Cross-coupling of α-Diazoketones and Allylboronic Acids Org. Lett. 2016, 18, 2503-2506.

W. Yuan, K. J. Szabó*: Rhodium-Catalyzed Oxy-Aminofluorination of Diazoketones with Tetrahydrofurans and NFSI. ACS Catal. 2016, 6, 6687-6691.

N. O. Ilchenko, M. Hedberg, K. J. Szabó*: Fluorinative Ring-opening of Cyclopropanes by Hypervalent Iodine Reagents. An Efficient Method for 1,3-Oxyfluorination and   1,3-Difluorination. Chem. Sci. 2016, DOI: 10.1039/C6SC03471C.

R. Alam, C. Diner, S. Jonker, K. J. Szabo*: Catalytic Asymmetric Allylboration of Indoles and Dihydroisoquinolines with Allylboronic Acids. Stereodivergent Synthesis up to Three Contiguous Stereocenters. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 14417-14421. Highlited in Chemistry Views and Chemistry World.

A. Bermejo Gomez, M. Cortes, M. Lübcke, M. Johansson, C. Halldin, K. J. Szabo,* M. Schou*: Efficient DBU accelerated synthesis of 18F-labelled trifluoroacetamides.Chem. Commun. 2016, 52, 13963-13966.

D. Colin, K. J. Szabó*: Recent Advances in the Preparation and Application of Allylboron Species in Organic Synthesis. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, DOI: 10.1021/jacs.6b10017.

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