9. (o-Phenylenediamino)borylstannanes: Efficient Reagents for Borylation of Various Alkyl Radical Precursors [abstract]
DOI: 10.1002/chem.202004692
Kensuke Suzuki, Yoshihiro Nishimoto, Makoto Yasuda
Chem. Eur. J. 2021, 27, 3968–3973
Selected as Hot Paper
Selected as a Cover Picture

8. InBr3-Catalyzed Coupling Reaction between Electron-deficient Alkenyl Ethers with Silyl Enolates for Stereoselective Synthesis of 1,5-Dioxo-alk-2-enes [abstract]
DOI: 10.1002/ejoc.202001342
Shuichi Nakao, Miki Saikai, Yoshihiro Nishimoto, Makoto Yasuda
Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2021, 77–81 
Selected as Very Important Paper
Cited in Hot Topic: C-C Coupling (Wiley-VCH)

7. Breathing New Life into Nonalternant Hydrocarbon Chemistry: Syntheses and Properties of Polycyclic Hydrocarbons Containing Azulene, Pentalene, and Heptalene Frameworks [abstract]
DOI: 10.1246/cl.200650
Akihito Konishi and Makoto Yasuda
Chem. Lett. 2021, 51, 195-212

6. Selective Activation of Aromatic Aldehydes Promoted by Dispersion Interactions: Steric and Electronic Factors of a π-Pocket within Cage-Shaped Borates for Molecular Recognition [abstract]
DOI: 10.1002/chem.202003594
Daiki Tanaka, Yuya Tsutsui, Akihito Konishi, Koichi Nakaoka, Hideto Nakajima, Akio Baba, Kouji Chiba, Makoto Yasudaa
Chem. Eur. J. 2020, 26, 15023–15034

5. anti-Carbometalation of Alkynyl Sulfides Using Indium Tribromide and Ketene Silyl Acetals [abstract]
DOI: 10.1246/cl.200400
Kyoungmin Kang, Kosuke Sakamoto, Yoshihiro Nishimoto, Makoto Yasuda
Chem. Lett. 2020, 49, 11361139

4. Synthesis of β-cyanoalanine and enantiomerically enriched aspartate derivatives via the Zn- or in-mediated nucleophilic addition to α-imino esters [abstract]
DOI: 10.1016/j.tet.2020.131217
Arya Jayadev Sudha, Nayyar Ahmad Aslam, Akshey Sandhu, Makoto Yasuda, Akio Baba, Srinivasarao Arulananda Babu
Tetrahedron 2020, 76, 131217

3. Characterization of Highly Coordinated Allylgermanes: Pivotal Players for Enhanced Nucleophilicity and Stereoselectivity [abstract]
DOI: 10.1002/asia.202000392
Yohei Minami, Kento Nishida, Akihito Konishi, Makoto Yasuda
Chem. Asian J. 2020, 15, 1852-1857.

2. Catalytic Cycloisomerization of Conjugated Bisbutatrienes into Pentalene Skeletons: Synthesis and Properties of Bisbutatrienes with an Acenaphthene Backbone [abstract]
DOI: 10.1002/asia.201901730
Akihito Konishi, Shoya Satake, and Makoto Yasuda
Chem. Lett. 2020, 49, 589-592.

1. Carbometalation and Heterometalation of Carbon-Carbon Multipl-Bonds Using Group-13 Heavy Metals: Carbogallation, Carboindation, Heterogallation, and Heteroindation [abstract]
DOI: 10.1002/asia.201901730
Yoshihiro Nishimoto, and Makoto Yasuda
Chem. Asian J. 2020, 15, 636-650.
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