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Title: Rhodium/Gold Dual Catalysis in Carbene sp 2 C−H Functionalization/Conia‐ene Cascade for the Stereoselective Synthesis of Diverse Spirocarbocycles

A Rh(II)/Au(I) catalyzed carbene cascade approach for the stereoselective synthesis of diverse spirocarbocycles is described. The cascade reaction involves a rhodium carbene initiatedsp2C−H functionalization followed by a gold catalyzed Conia‐ene cyclization. The cascade reaction accommodates a variety of aryl substituents as well as ring sizes and proceeds with high diastereoselectivity providing access to diverse spirocarbocycles.

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Wiley Blackwell (John Wiley & Sons)
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Advanced Synthesis & Catalysis
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p. 2951-2958
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National Science Foundation
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