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Strained boronates do the trick

Nature Chemistryvolume 11pages104106 (2019) | Download Citation

Strained boronate complexes have now been shown to enable an unprecedented cross-coupling reaction across a C–C σ-bond. Using this approach, highly functionalized cyclobutanes can be prepared with excellent stereocontrol from readily available reagents.

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    • Alejandro Parra
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