Representative Papers

1) Copper-catalyzed Domino [1,3]/[1,2] Rearrangement for the Efficient Synthesis of Multisubstituted ortho-Anisidines、 Yasuhiro Ishida, Itaru Nakamura, and Masahiro Terada, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, 140(28), 8629-8633

2) Skeletal Rearrangement of O-Propargylic Formaldoximes by a Gold-Catalyzed Cyclization/Intermolecular Methylene Transfer Sequence, Itaru Nakamura, Shinya Gima, Yu Kudo and Masahiro Terada, Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2015, 54(24), 7154-7157

3) Synthesis of Azepine Derivatives by Rhodium-Catalyzed Tandem 2,3-Rearrangement/Heterocyclization" Itaru Nakamura,, Masashi Okamoto, Yoshinori Sato, Masahiro Terada, Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2012, 51(43), 10816–10819 [Selected as Very Important Paper].

4) Transition Metal-catalyzed Reactions in Heterocyclic Synthesis, Itaru Nakamura, Yoshinori Yamamoto, Chem. Rev. 2004, 104, 2127-2198.

5) Synthesis of 2,3-Disubstituted Benzofurans by Platinum-Olefin-Catalyzed Carboalkoxylation of o-Alkynylphenyl Acetals, Itaru Nakamura, Yuya Mizushima, Yoshinori Yamamoto, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2005, 127. 15022-15023.

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