The front cover story, Fused donor–acceptor π-conjugated diazatruxenones: synthesis and electronic properties by Angela Benito-Hernández, Mardia T. El-Sayed, Juan T. López Navarrete, M. Carmen Ruiz Delgado and Berta Gómez-Lor. The inside cover features a story on Reductive ortho C–H cyanoalkylation of aryl(heteroaryl) sulfoxides: a general approach to α-aryl(heteroaryl) nitriles.
Follow review type article is also included in current issue:
Direct functionalization of benzylic and nonbenzylic C(sp3)–H bonds via keteniminium ion initiated cascade [1,5]-hydrogen transfer/ cyclization
Lubin Xu, Pengfei Yang and Liang Wang
Org. Chem. Front., 2018,5, 1854-1858