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Issue 4, 2011
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Metal-catalysed cleavage of carbon–carbon bonds

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Reactions cleaving carbon–carbon bonds with the assistance of transition metals as the catalyst have provided various molecular transformations that are otherwise difficult to execute, opening a scenic avenue along organic synthesis. Construction of structural motifs like medium-sized carbocycles and chiral quaternary carbon centres have been set within an access of such paradoxical approaches in the past decade.

Graphical abstract: Metal-catalysed cleavage of carbon–carbon bonds

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The article was received on 14 Jul 2010, accepted on 01 Sep 2010 and first published on 18 Oct 2010

Article type: Highlight
DOI: 10.1039/C0CC02566F
Chem. Commun., 2011,47, 1100-1105

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    Metal-catalysed cleavage of carbon–carbon bonds

    M. Murakami and T. Matsuda, Chem. Commun., 2011, 47, 1100
    DOI: 10.1039/C0CC02566F

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