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26. Electrosynthetic C–O Bond Activation in Alcohols and Alcohol Derivatives , Piret Villo, Andrey Shatskiy, Markus Kärkäs*, Helena Lundberg*, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. DOI:10.1002/anie.202211952.

25. Electrosynthetic C-F Bond Cleavage , Johannes L. Röckl, Emma L. Robertson, Helena Lundberg*, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2022, 20, 6707. (Invited contribution to special collection " Synthetic electrochemistry ")

24. Zirconium-Catalysed Direct Substitution of Alcohols: Enhancing the Selectivity by Kinetic Analysis , Cristiana Margarita, Piret Villo, Hernando Tuñon, Oscar Dalla-Santa, David Camaj,Robin Carlsson, Malin Lill,Anja Ramström, Helena Lundberg*, Catal. Sci. Tech., 2021, 11, 7420. (Highlighted as Catalysis Science & Technology Editor’s Choice )

23. Recent Advances in Asymmetric Catalytic Electrosynthesis , Cristiana Margarita, Helena Lundberg*, Catalysts, 2020, 10, 982. 

22. Kinetic Analysis as an Optimization Tool for Catalytic Esterification with a Moisture Tolerant Zirconium Complex , Piret Villo, Oscar Dalla-Santa, Zoltán Szabó, Helena Lundberg*, J. Org. Chem. 2020, 85, 6959.

21. Zirconium Catalyzed Amide Formation Without Water Scavenging , Helena Lundberg*, Fredrik Tinnis, Hans Adolfsson*, Appl. Organomet. Chem. 2019, 33, e5062.

20. Organic Electrosynthesis: Applications in Complex Molecule Synthesis , Andrey Shatskiy, Helena Lundberg*, Markus Kärkäs*, ChemElectroChem, 2019, 6, 4067. ( Cover feature )


19. Hindered dialkyl ether synthesis with electrogenerated carbocations , Jinbao Xiang, Ming Shang, Yu Kawamata, Helena Lundberg, Solomon Reisberg, Miao Chen, Pavel Mykhailiuk, Gregory Beutner, Michael Collins, Alyn Davies, Matthew Del Bel, Gary Gallego, Jillian Spangler, Jeremy T. Starr, Shouliang Yang, Donna Blackmond*, Phil Baran*, Nature, 2019, 573, 398. ( highlighted  in Chemical & Engineering News, previously published  on ChemRxiv preprint server)

18. Kinetically Guided Radical-Based Synthesis of C(sp3)-C(sp3) Linkages on DNA , Jie Wang, Helena Lundberg, Shota Asai, Pedro Martín-Acosta, Jason S. Chen, Stephen Brown, William Farrell, Russell Dushin, Christopher J. O’Donnell, Anohka S. Ratnayake, Paul Richardson, Zhiqing Liu, Tian Qin, Donna G. Blackmond*, Phil Baran*, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 2018, 115, E6404. (Authors contributed equally to this work) ( previously published  on ChemRxiv preprint server)

17. Practical Cu-Catalyzed Decarboxylative Borylation , Jie Wang, Ming Shang, Helena Lundberg, Karla S. Feu, Scott J. Hecker, Tian Qin, Donna G. Blackmond*, Phil S. Baran*, ACS Catal. 2018, 9537.

16. Mechanistic Elucidation of Zirconium-Catalyzed Direct Amidation , Helena Lundberg, Fredrik Tinnis, Jiji Zhang, Andrés G. Algarra, Fahmi Himo*, Hans Adolfsson*, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139, 2286.

15. Catalytic α-Alkylation/Reduction of Ketones with Primary Alcohols to Furnish Secondary Alcohols , Helena Lundberg*, Hans Adolfsson*, Synthesis, 2016, 48, 644.

14. Ruthenium-Catalysed Asymmetric Transfer Hydrogenation of Propargylic Ketones , Andrey Shatskiy, Tove Kivijärvi, Helena Lundberg, Fredrik Tinnis, Hans Adolfsson*, ChemCatChem, 2015, 7, 3818.

13. Hafnium-catalyzed direct amide formation at room temperature , Helena Lundberg, Hans Adolfsson*, ACS Catal. 2015, 5, 3271.

12. Zirconium (IV) chloride catalyzed amide formation from carboxylic acid and amine: (S)-tert-butyl 2-(benzylcarbamoyl)pyrrolidine-1-carboxylate , Fredrik Tinnis, Helena Lundberg, Tove Kivijärvi, Hans Adolfsson*, Org. Synth. 2015, 92, 227.

11. Metal-Free N-Arylation of Secondary Amides at Room Temperature , Fredrik Tinnis, Elin Stridfeldt, Helena Lundberg, Hans Adolfsson*, Berit Olofsson*, Org. Lett. 2015, 17, 2688.

10. Tandem α-Alkylation/Asymmetric Transfer Hydrogenation of Acetophenones with Primary Alcohols , Oleksandr Kovalenko, Helena Lundberg, Dennis Hübner, Hans Adolfsson*, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2014, 30, 6639.

9. Ruthenium-Catalyzed Tandem-Isomerization/Asymmetric Transfer Hydrogenation of Allylic Alcohols , Tove Slagbrand, Helena Lundberg, Hans Adolfsson*, Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20, 16102.

8. Catalytic amide formation from non-activated carboxylic acids and amines , Helena Lundberg, Fredrik Tinnis, Nicklas Selander, Hans Adolfsson*, Chem. Soc. Rev. 2014, 43, 2714.

7. High throughput screening of a catalyst library for asymmetric transfer hydrogenation of heteroaromatic ketones. Formal synthesis of (R)-Fluoxetine and (S)-Duloxetine , Elina Buitrago, Helena Lundberg, Hans Andersson, Per Ryberg, Hans Adolfsson*, ChemCatChem, 2012, 4, 2082.

6. Direct catalytic formation of primary and tertiary amides from non-activated carboxylic acids, employing carbamates as amine source , Fredrik Tinnis, Helena Lundberg, Hans Adolfsson*, Adv. Synth. Catal. 2012, 13, 2531.

5. Titanium(IV)isopropoxide as an efficient catalyst for direct amidation of non-activated carboxylic acids , Helena Lundberg, Fredrik Tinnis, Hans Adolfsson*, Synlett, 2012, 23, 2201.

4. Direct amide coupling of non-activated carboxylic acids and amines catalyzed by zirconium(IV) chloride , Helena Lundberg, Fredrik Tinnis, Hans Adolfsson*, Chem. Eur. J. 2012, 18, 3822.

3. A single-site supported cationic Rh(I) complex for selective redox isomerization of allylic alcohols , Suman Sahoo, Helena Lundberg, Nanna Ahlsten, Mattias Edén, Xiaodong Zou*, Belén Martín-Matute*, ChemCatChem 2012, 4, 243.

2. Ruthenium-catalyzed asymmetric transfer hydrogenation of ketones in ethanol , Helena Lundberg, Hans Adolfsson*, Tetrahedron Lett. 2011, 52, 2754.

1. Rhodium-catalysed isomerization of allylic alcohols in water at ambient temperature , Nanna Ahlsten, Helena Lundberg, Belén Martín-Matute*, Green Chem. 2010, 12, 1628.

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