Michael C Willis - Publications

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Chemistry University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom 

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2020 Willis MC, Cook XAF, de Gombert A, McKnight J, Pantaine LRE. The 2-Pyridyl Problem: Challenging Nucleophiles in Cross-Coupling Arylations. Angewandte Chemie (International Ed. in English). PMID 32940402 DOI: 10.1002/anie.202010631  0.56
2020 de Gombert A, McKay AI, Davis CJ, Wheelhouse KM, Willis MC. Mechanistic Studies of the Palladium-Catalyzed Desulfinative Cross-Coupling of Aryl Bromides and (Hetero)Aryl Sulfinate Salts. Journal of the American Chemical Society. PMID 32031375 DOI: 10.1021/jacs.9b13260  0.56
2017 Coxon TJ, Fernández M, Barwick-Silk J, McKay AI, Britton LE, Weller AS, Willis MC. Exploiting Carbonyl Groups to Control Intermolecular Rhodium-Catalyzed Alkene and Alkyne Hydroacylation. Journal of the American Chemical Society. PMID 28715214 DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b05713  0.52
2016 Hooper JF, Seo S, Truscott FR, Neuhaus JD, Willis MC. α-Amino Aldehydes as Readily Available Chiral Aldehydes for Rh-Catalyzed Alkyne Hydroacylation. Journal of the American Chemical Society. PMID 26771104 DOI: 10.1021/jacs.5b11892  1
2016 Flegeau EF, Harrison JM, Willis MC. One-Pot Sulfonamide Synthesis Exploiting the Palladium-Catalyzed Sulfination of Aryl Iodides Synlett. 27: 101-105. DOI: 10.1055/s-0035-1560578  1
2016 Niu J, Willis MC. Heterocycle-derived β-S-enals as bifunctional linchpins for the catalytic synthesis of saturated heterocycles Organic Chemistry Frontiers. 3: 625-629. DOI: 10.1039/c6qo00057f  1
2015 Deeming AS, Russell CJ, Willis MC. Palladium(II)-Catalyzed Synthesis of Sulfinates from Boronic Acids and DABSO: A Redox-Neutral, Phosphine-Free Transformation. Angewandte Chemie (International Ed. in English). PMID 26596861 DOI: 10.1002/anie.201508370  1
2015 Chen Y, Willis MC. An Aryne-Based Route to Substituted Benzoisothiazoles. Organic Letters. PMID 26376173 DOI: 10.1021/acs.orglett.5b02347  1
2015 Prades A, Fernández M, Pike SD, Willis MC, Weller AS. Well-Defined and Robust Rhodium Catalysts for the Hydroacylation of Terminal and Internal Alkenes. Angewandte Chemie (International Ed. in English). PMID 26069052 DOI: 10.1002/anie.201503208  1
2015 Deeming AS, Russell CJ, Willis MC. Combining organometallic reagents, the sulfur dioxide surrogate DABSO, and amines: a one-pot preparation of sulfonamides, amenable to array synthesis. Angewandte Chemie (International Ed. in English). 54: 1168-71. PMID 25431118 DOI: 10.1002/anie.201409283  1
2015 Grodner J, Golebiewski WM, Willis MC, Osborne JD, Gucma M. The first stereoselective synthesis of a dithiane derivative of the C18 β-diketodiene system proposed for an active compound isolated from Cantharellus cibarius (chanterelle) Synthesis (Germany). 47: 1181-1189. DOI: 10.1055/s-0034-1379984  1
2015 Ren P, Pike SD, Pernik I, Weller AS, Willis MC. Rh-POP pincer Xantphos complexes for C-S and C-H activation. Implications for carbothiolation catalysis Organometallics. 34: 711-723. DOI: 10.1021/om500984y  1
2015 Emmett EJ, Willis MC. The Development and Application of Sulfur Dioxide Surrogates in Synthetic Organic Chemistry Asian Journal of Organic Chemistry. 4: 602-611. DOI: 10.1002/ajoc.201500103  1
2014 Emmett EJ, Hayter BR, Willis MC. Palladium-catalyzed synthesis of ammonium sulfinates from aryl halides and a sulfur dioxide surrogate: a gas- and reductant-free process. Angewandte Chemie (International Ed. in English). 53: 10204-8. PMID 25066222 DOI: 10.1002/anie.201404527  1
2014 Deeming AS, Russell CJ, Hennessy AJ, Willis MC. DABSO-based, three-component, one-pot sulfone synthesis. Organic Letters. 16: 150-3. PMID 24308313 DOI: 10.1021/ol403122a  1
2014 Deeming AS, Emmett EJ, Richards-Taylor CS, Willis MC. Rediscovering the Chemistry of Sulfur Dioxide: New Developments in Synthesis and Catalysis Synthesis (Germany). 46: 2701-2710. DOI: 10.1055/s-0034-1379042  1
2014 Richards-Taylor CS, Blakemore DC, Willis MC. One-pot three-component sulfone synthesis exploiting palladium-catalysed aryl halide aminosulfonylation Chemical Science. 5: 222-228. DOI: 10.1039/c3sc52332b  1
2013 Hooper JF, Young RD, Pernik I, Weller AS, Willis MC. Carbon-carbon bond construction using boronic acids and aryl methyl sulfides: Orthogonal reactivity in Suzuki-type couplings Chemical Science. 4: 1568-1572. DOI: 10.1039/c3sc00052d  1
2012 Snell RH, Durbin MJ, Woodward RL, Willis MC. Catalytic enantioselective desymmetrisation as a tool for the synthesis of hodgkinsine and hodgkinsine B. Chemistry (Weinheim An Der Bergstrasse, Germany). 18: 16754-64. PMID 23203932 DOI: 10.1002/chem.201203150  1
2012 Poingdestre SJ, Goodacre JD, Weller AS, Willis MC. Rhodium-catalysed linear-selective alkyne hydroacylation. Chemical Communications (Cambridge, England). PMID 22618331 DOI: 10.1039/c2cc32713a  1
2012 Chaplin AB, Hooper JF, Weller AS, Willis MC. Intermolecular hydroacylation: high activity rhodium catalysts containing small-bite-angle diphosphine ligands. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 134: 4885-97. PMID 22324763 DOI: 10.1021/ja211649a  1
2012 Hooper JF, Chaplin AB, González-Rodríguez C, Thompson AL, Weller AS, Willis MC. Aryl methyl sulfides as substrates for rhodium-catalyzed alkyne carbothiolation: arene functionalization with activating group recycling. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 134: 2906-9. PMID 22296656 DOI: 10.1021/ja2108992  1
2012 Pawley RJ, Huertos MA, Lloyd-Jones GC, Weller AS, Willis MC. Intermolecular alkyne hydroacylation. mechanistic insight from the isolation of the vinyl intermediate that precedes reductive elimination Organometallics. 31: 5650-5659. DOI: 10.1021/om300647n  1
2012 Pernik I, Hooper JF, Chaplin AB, Weller AS, Willis MC. Exploring small bite-angle ligands for the rhodium-catalyzed intermolecular hydroacylation of βs-substituted aldehydes with 1-octene and 1-octyne Acs Catalysis. 2: 2779-2786. DOI: 10.1021/cs300541m  1
2011 Snell RH, Woodward RL, Willis MC. Catalytic enantioselective total synthesis of hodgkinsine B. Angewandte Chemie (International Ed. in English). 50: 9116-9. PMID 21919143 DOI: 10.1002/anie.201103864  1
2011 Woolven H, González-Rodríguez C, Marco I, Thompson AL, Willis MC. DABCO-bis(sulfur dioxide), DABSO, as a convenient source of sulfur dioxide for organic synthesis: utility in sulfonamide and sulfamide preparation. Organic Letters. 13: 4876-8. PMID 21866926 DOI: 10.1021/ol201957n  1
2011 Pike SD, Pawley RJ, Chaplin AB, Thompson AL, Hooper JA, Willis MC, Weller AS. Exploring (Ph2PCH2CH2)2E ligand space (E = O, S, PPh) in RhI alkene complexes as potential hydroacylation catalysts European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry. 5558-5565. DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201100958  1
2010 Yagoubi M, Cruz AC, Nichols PL, Elliott RL, Willis MC. Cascade palladium-catalyzed direct intramolecular arylation/alkene isomerization sequences: synthesis of indoles and benzofurans. Angewandte Chemie (International Ed. in English). 49: 7958-62. PMID 20839211 DOI: 10.1002/anie.201004097  1
2010 González-Rodríguez C, Parsons SR, Thompson AL, Willis MC. Rhodium-catalysed intermolecular alkyne hydroacylation: the enantioselective synthesis of α- and β-substituted ketones by kinetic resolution. Chemistry (Weinheim An Der Bergstrasse, Germany). 16: 10950-4. PMID 20715218 DOI: 10.1002/chem.201001748  1
2010 Henderson LC, Lindon MJ, Willis MC. Palladium catalyzed tandem alkenyl- and aryl-C-N bond formation: A cascade N-annulation route to 4-, 5-, 6- and 7-chloroindoles Tetrahedron. 66: 6632-6638. DOI: 10.1016/j.tet.2010.05.046  1
2009 Jauregui M, Perry WS, Allain C, Vidler LR, Willis MC, Kenwright AM, Snaith JS, Stasiuk GJ, Lowe MP, Faulkner S. Changing the local coordination environment in mono- and bi- nuclear lanthanide complexes through "click" chemistry. Dalton Transactions (Cambridge, England : 2003). 6283-5. PMID 19655058 DOI: 10.1039/b911588a  1
2009 Ley SV, Tackett MN, Maddess ML, Anderson JC, Brennan PE, Cappi MW, Heer JP, Helgen C, Kori M, Kouklovsky C, Marsden SP, Norman J, Osborn DP, Palomero MA, Pavey JB, ... ... Willis MC, et al. Total synthesis of rapamycin. Chemistry (Weinheim An Der Bergstrasse, Germany). 15: 2874-914. PMID 19204960 DOI: 10.1002/chem.200801656  1
2007 Cruz AC, Miller ND, Willis MC. Intramolecular palladium-catalyzed direct arylation of alkenyl triflates. Organic Letters. 9: 4391-3. PMID 17850159 DOI: 10.1021/ol702044z  1
2006 Willis MC, Snell RH, Fletcher AJ, Woodward RL. Tandem palladium-catalyzed urea arylation-intramolecular ester amidation: regioselective synthesis of 3-alkylated 2,4-quinazolinediones. Organic Letters. 8: 5089-91. PMID 17048850 DOI: 10.1021/ol062009x  1
2006 Willis MC, Randell-Sly HE, Woodward RL, McNally SJ, Currie GS. Rhodium-catalyzed intermolecular chelation controlled alkene and alkyne hydroacylation: synthetic scope of beta-S-substituted aldehyde substrates. The Journal of Organic Chemistry. 71: 5291-7. PMID 16808518 DOI: 10.1021/jo060582o  1
2006 Willis MC, Brace GN, Findlay TJK, Holmes IP. 2-(2-Haloalkenyl)-aryl halides as substrates for palladium-catalysed tandem C-N bond formation: Efficient synthesis of 1-substituted indoles Advanced Synthesis and Catalysis. 348: 851-856. DOI: 10.1002/adsc.200505484  1
2005 Willis MC, Brace GN, Holmes IP. Palladium-catalyzed tandem alkenyl and aryl C--N bond formation: a cascade N-annulation route to 1-functionalized indoles. Angewandte Chemie (International Ed. in English). 44: 403-6. PMID 15624185 DOI: 10.1002/anie.200461598  1
2005 Willis MC, Brace GN, Holmes IP. Efficient palladium-catalysed enamide synthesis from enol triflates and enol tosylates Synthesis. 3229-3234. DOI: 10.1055/s-2005-918480  1
2004 Willis MC, McNally SJ, Beswick PJ. Chelation-controlled intermolecular hydroacylation: direct addition of alkyl aldehydes to functionalized alkenes. Angewandte Chemie (International Ed. in English). 43: 340-3. PMID 14705092 DOI: 10.1002/anie.200352751  1
2001 Evans DA, Scheidt KA, Johnston JN, Willis MC. Enantioselective and diastereoselective Mukaiyama-Michael reactions catalyzed by bis(oxazoline) copper(II) complexes. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 123: 4480-91. PMID 11457234 DOI: 10.1021/ja010302g  1
2001 Ingleson M, Patmore NJ, Ruggiero GD, Frost CG, Mahon MF, Willis MC, Weller AS. Chelating monoborane phosphines: Rational and high-yield synthesis of [(COD)Rh{(η2-BH3)Ph2PCH2PPh 2}][PF6] (COD = 1,5-cyclooctadiene) Organometallics. 20: 4434-4436. DOI: 10.1021/om0103759  1
1999 Evans DA, Willis MC, Johnston JN. Catalytic enantioselective Michael additions to unsaturated ester derivatives using chiral copper(II) Lewis acid complexes. Organic Letters. 1: 865-8. PMID 10823215 DOI: 10.1021/ol9901570  1
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