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    SYNFORM Editor Matteo Zanda (right) with Editorial Assistant Alison Sage (left)



SYNFORM is available as part of the online editions of SYNTHESIS, SYNLETT and SYNFACTS via Thieme E-Journals. This supplementary feature is available free of charge and presents people, trends, and views in synthetic organic chemistry with direct links to all quoted original papers.

Interview with Bill Hawkins

This Young Career Focus presents Bill Hawkins (University of Otago, New Zealand).

Stereoconvergent Synthesis of Ketoximes

Qiuling Song presents a stereospecific 1,4-metallate shift enabling the stereoconvergent synthesis of ketoximes.

Synthesis of 2-Deoxy Aryl C-Glycosides from Glycals and Anilines

Jeyakumar Kandasamy reports a Pd-catalyzed stereospecific synthesis of 2-deoxy aryl C-glycosides.

Rh-Catalyzed Atroposelective C–H Arylation

Shu-Li You describes an efficient, Rh-catalyzed synthesis of axially chiral heterobiaryls.

Dichlorination of Unfunctionalized Alkenes

Ulrich Hennecke presents the dichlorination of unfunctionalized alkenes through organocatalysis.

Sulfonyl Fluoride Synthesis through Electrochemical Oxidative Coupling

Timothy Noël achieved the electrochemical oxidative coupling of thiols and potassium fluoride to form sulfonyl fluoride.

Reaction Regiochemistry

This Name Reaction Biography presents the history of empirical rules for addition and elimination reactions.

Total Syntheses of (‒)-Morphine and (‒)-Codeine

Yong­Qiang Tu and Fu­Min Zhang present the total syntheses of two analgesic drugs from commercially available but-­3­-yn-­1-­ol.

Interview with Ori Gidron Interview with Ori Gidron

This Young Career Focus presents Ori Gidron (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel).

Q. Shen Trifluoromethyl-Substituted Selenium Ylide

Qilong Shen shows the application potential of trifluoromethyl-substituted selenium ylide.

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