The front cover story, Photoredox meets gold Lewis acid catalysis in the alkylative semipinacol rearrangement: a photocatalyst with a dark side is contributed by M. Zidan, T. McCallum, L. Thai-Savard and L. Barriault. The inside cover features a story on Palladium catalyzed C(sp3)–H acetoxylation of aliphatic primary amines to γ-amino alcohol derivatives.
Follow review type article is also included in current issue:
Catalytic and catalyst-free diboration of alkynes
Fei Zhao, Xiuwen Jia, Pinyi Li, Jingwei Zhao, Yu Zhou, Jiang Wang and Hong Liu
Org. Chem. Front., 2017,4, 2235-2255
Metal-catalyzed enyne cycloisomerization in natural product total synthesis
Ying Hu, Miao Bai, Ying Yang and Qianghui Zhou
Org. Chem. Front., 2017,4, 2256-2275