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Top ten most accessed articles July-September 2013

The 10 most accessed Chemical Science articles between July and September 2013 were as follows:

Intramolecular C(sp3)–H amination
Jenna L. Jeffrey and Richmond Sarpong
Chem. Sci., 2013,4, 4092-4106
DOI: 10.1039/c3sc51420j

Pd(ii)-catalyzed alkoxylation of unactivated C(sp3)–H and C(sp2)–H bonds using a removable directing group: efficient synthesis of alkyl ethers
Fa-Jie Chen, Sheng Zhao, Fang Hu, Kai Chen, Qi Zhang, Shuo-Qing Zhang and Bing-Feng Shi  
Chem. Sci., 2013,4, 4187-4192
DOI: 10.1039/c3sc51993g

1,2,3-Triazoles as versatile directing group for selective sp2 and sp3 C–H activation: cyclization vs substitution
Xiaohan Ye, Zhengrong He, Tonia Ahmed, Keith Weise, Novruz G. Akhmedov, Jeffrey L. Petersen and Xiaodong Shi  
Chem. Sci., 2013,4, 3712-3716
DOI: 10.1039/c3sc51211h

Benzofuran synthesis via copper-mediated oxidative annulation of phenols and unactivated internal alkynes
Ruyi Zhu, Jiangbo Wei and Zhangjie Shi  
Chem. Sci., 2013,4, 3706-3711
DOI: 10.1039/c3sc51489g

Pd(ii)-catalyzed alkylation of unactivated C(sp3)–H bonds: efficient synthesis of optically active unnatural a-amino acids
Kai Chen, Fang Hu, Shuo-Qing Zhang and Bing-Feng Shi  
Chem. Sci., 2013,4, 3906-3911
DOI: 10.1039/c3sc51747k

Palladium-catalyzed heteroallylation of unactivated alkenes – synthesis of citalopram
Joanne F. M. Hewitt, Lewis Williams, Pooja Aggarwal, Craig D. Smith and David J. France  
Chem. Sci., 2013,4, 3538-3543
DOI: 10.1039/c3sc51222c

Gold(i)-catalyzed enantioselective bromocyclization reactions of allenes
Dillon H. Miles, Marcos Veguillas and F. Dean Toste  
Chem. Sci., 2013,4, 3427-3431
DOI: 10.1039/c3sc50811k

Dialkylbiaryl phosphines in Pd-catalyzed amination: a user’s guide
David S. Surry and Stephen L. Buchwald  
Chem. Sci., 2011,2, 27-50
DOI: 10.1039/c0sc00331j

“Phosphite–urea” cooperative high-turnover catalysts for the highly selective bromocyclization of homogeranylarenes
Yasuhiro Sawamura, Hidefumi Nakatsuji, Akira Sakakura and Kazuaki Ishihara  
Chem. Sci., 2013,4, 4181-4186
DOI: 10.1039/c3sc51432c

Prediction of suitable catalyst by 1H NMR: asymmetric synthesis of multisubstituted biaryls by chiral phosphoric acid catalyzed asymmetric bromination
Keiji Mori, Yuki Ichikawa, Manato Kobayashi, Yukihiro Shibata, Masahiro Yamanaka and Takahiko Akiyama  
Chem. Sci., 2013,4, 4235-4239
DOI: 10.1039/c3sc52142g

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