2008 offered several significant advances in the field of heterocyclic chemistry, with particular highlights including new methods for the asymmetric epoxidation of α,β-unsaturated cyclic enones, ketones and aldehydes; several new and significant contributions to the synthesis of pyridines, and advances in the gold catalysed and organocatalysed synthesis of heterocyclic compounds.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)129-149
Number of pages21
JournalAnnual Reports on the Progress of Chemistry - Section B
Early online date9 Jun 2009
Publication statusPublished - 26 Oct 2009


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