Papers

26. Synthesis of Benzofused Dioxabicycle Scaffolds via a Catellani Strategy. Chenggui Wu, Xinjun Yang, Yong Shang, Hong-Gang Cheng, Wei Yan, Qianghui Zhou*. Org. Lett. DOI: 10.1021/acs.orglett.9b03228.

25. Modular Dual-Tasked C-H Methylation via the Catellani Strategy. Qianwen Gao, Yong Shang, Fuzhen Song, Jinxiang Ye, Ze-Shui Liu, Lisha Li, Hong-Gang Cheng, Qianghui Zhou*. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2019. 14115986-15993.

24. Three-Step Total Synthesis of Ramelteon via a Catellani Strategy.  Shijun Gao, Guangyin Qian, Hao Tang, Zuo Yang and Qianghui Zhou*. ChemCatChem. 201911, 1–5.

23. Amination of Pinacol Arylborates via Palladium(II)/Norbornene Catalysis for Anilines Synthesis. Shuqing Chen†, Peng Wang†, Hong-Gang Cheng, Chihui Yang and Qianghui Zhou*. Chem. Sci. 201910, 8384-8389.

22. A Biocatalytic Hydroxylation Enabled Unified Approach to C19-H hydroxylated Steroids. Junlin Wang§, Yanan Zhang§, Huanhuan Liu, Yong Shang, Linjun Zhou, Penglin Wei, Wen-Bing Yin, Zixin Deng, Xudong Qu*, Qianghui Zhou*. Nature Commun2019, 10, 3378 .

21. A Palladium/Norbornene Cooperative Catalysis to Access NContaining Bridged Scaffolds. Qianwen Gao, Ze-Shui Liu, Yu Hua, Lisha Li, Hong-Gang Cheng, Hengjiang Cong and Qianghui Zhou*. Chem. Comm. 201955, 8816-8819.

20. Chemoselective Borono-Catellani Arylation for Unsymmetrical Biaryls Synthesis. Peng Wang§, Shuqing Chen§, Zhiyu Zhou, Hong-Gang Cheng, and Qianghui Zhou*. Org. Lett. 2019, 21, 3323−3327.

19. 5-Norbornene-2-carboxylic acid: Another catalytic mediator for Catellani-type reactions. Ze-Shui Liu, Guangyin Qian, Qianwen Gao, Peng Wang, Hong-Gang Cheng, Yu Hua, Qianghui Zhou*. Tetrahedron, 2019, 75, 1774-1780.

18. The Pd(II)‐Initiated Catellani‐type Reactions. Hong-Gang Cheng, Shuqing Chen, Ruiming Chen, and Qianghui Zhou*, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.  2019, 58, 5832–5844.

17.  Bridgehead-Modified NBEs: A Solution to ortho-Constraint in Catellani-type Reactions.  Hong-Gang Cheng and Qianghui Zhou*Chem , 20184, 1775–1777. (Preview)
16. The Alkylating Reagents Employed in Catellani‐Type Reactions. Ze-Shui Liu, Qianwen Gao, Hong-Gang Cheng,* and Qianghui Zhou*. Chem. Eur. J. 2018, 24, 15461-15476.

15. Modular One‐Step Three‐Component Synthesis of Tetrahydroisoquinolines via a Catellani Strategy.  Guangyin Qian, Miao Bai, Shijun Gao, Han Chen, Siwei Zhou, Hong-Gang Cheng*, Wei Yan and Qianghui Zhou*. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, 57, 10980 –10984.


14.  Convergent Syntheses of 2,3-Dihydrobenzofurans via a Catellani Strategy .  Chenggui Wu,a Hong-Gang Cheng,* Ruiming Chen,† Han Chen,† Ze-Shui Liu, Jingyang Zhang, Yuming Zhang, Yuxin Zhu, Zhi Geng, and Qianghui Zhou*.  Org. Chem. Front. , 20185, 2533-2536 . (selected as Front cover)


13. The Discovery of A Pd(II)-Initiated Borono-Catellani Reaction. Shuqing Chen, Ze-Shui Liu, Tao Yang, Yu Hua, Zhiyu Zhou, Hong-Gang Cheng and Qianghui Zhou*. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, 57, 7161 –7165.

12. A Palladium/Norbornene Cooperative Catalysis to Access Tetrahdronaphthalenes and Indanes with a Quaternary CenterZeshui Liu, Guangyin Qian, Qianwen Gao, Peng Wang, Hong-Gang Cheng, Qiang Wei, Qi Liu, and Qianghui Zhou*. ACS Catalysis, 2018, 8, 4783–4788.

11.USP2a Supports Metastasis by Tuning TGF- β Signaling.  Yin Zhao, Xiaomeng Wang, Qingqing Wang, Qianghui Zhou, and Bo Zhong* et al. Cell Reports, 2018, 22, 2442–2454.

10. Epoxides as Alkylating Reagents for the Catellani Reaction.  Hong-Gang Cheng, Chenggui Wu, Han Chen†, Ruiming Chen†, Guangyin Qian, Zhi Geng, Qiang Wei,Yuanyuan Xia, Jingyang Zhang, Yuming Zhang and Qianghui Zhou* . Angew. Chem. Int. Ed, 2018, 57, 3444-3448.  (selected as cover)

9. The Liebeskind–Srogl Cross-Coupling Reaction and its Synthetic Applications.  Hong-Gang Cheng,Han Chen, Yue Liu, and Qianghui Zhou*. Asian J. Org. Chem., 2018, 7, 490-508.
8. 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.

Prior to WHU

7. Development of a Concise Synthesis of Ouabagenin and Hydroxylated Corticosteroid Analogues. H. Renata#, Qianghui Zhou#, G. Dünstl, J. Felding, R. Merchant, C.-H. Yeh, P. S. Baran*, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015, 137, 1330. [Supporting Information]

6. C–H Methylation of Heteroarenes Inspired by Radical SAM Methyl Transferase. J. Gui#, Qianghui Zhou#, C.-M. Pan, Y. Yabe, A. C. Burns, M. R. Collins, M. A. Ornelas, Y. Ishihara, P. S. Baran*, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2014, 136, 4853. [Supporting Information]

5. Bioconjugation by Native Chemical Tagging of C–H Bonds. Qianghui Zhou, J. Gui, C.-M. Pan, E. Albone, X.Cheng, E. M. Suh, L. Grasso, Y. Ishihara, P. S. Baran*, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2013, 135, 12994. [Supporting Information]

4. Direct Synthesis of Fluorinated Heteroarylether Bioisosteres. Qianghui Zhou, A. Ruffoni, R. Gianatassio1, Y. Fujiwara, E. Sella, D. Shabat, P. S. Baran*, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2013, 52, 3949. [Supporting Information]

3. Strategic Redox Relay Enables A Scalable Synthesis of Ouabagenin, A Bioactive Cardenolide. Hans Renata, Qianghui Zhou, Phil S. Baran* Science, 2013, 339, 59. [Supporting Information]

2. Scalable, Divergent Synthesis of Meroterpenoids via “Borono-sclareolide. Darryl D. Dixon, Jonathan W. Lockner, Qianghui Zhou, and Phil S. Baran* J. Am. Chem. Soc.,2012, 134 (20), 8432–8435. [Supporting Information]

1. Asymmetric, Protecting-Group-Free Total Synthesis of (-)-Englerin A . Qianghui Zhou, X. Chen, D. Ma* Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2010, 49, 3513. [Supporting Information]