26. Remote Carboxylation of Halogenated Aliphatic Hydrocarbons with Carbon Dioxide

Juliá-Hernandez, F.; Moragas, T.; Cornella, J; Martin, R. Nature, 2017, 545, 84.

25. Alkyl-(Hetero)Aryl Bond Formation via Decarboxylative Cross-Coupling: A Systematic Analysis.

Sandfort, F.;* O’Neill, M. J.;* Cornella, J.; Wimmer, L.; Baran, P. S. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56, 3319.

24. Visible-Light-Promoted Atom Transfer Radical Cyclization of Unactivated Alkyl Iodides.

Y. Shen; Cornella, J.; F. Julia-Hernandez; Martin, R. ACS Catal., 2017, 7, 409.

23. Redox-Active Esters in Fe-catalyzed Cross-Coupling

Toriyama, F.;* Cornella, J.;* Wimmer, L.; Chen, T. –G.; Dixon, D. D.; Creech, G.; Baran, P. S. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, 11132.

22. Nickel-catalyzed Cross-coupling of Redox-Active Esters with Boronic Acids.

Wang, J.; Qin, T.; Chen, T. –G.; Wimmer, L.; Edwards, J. T.; Cornella, J.; Vokits, B.; Shaw, S. A.; Baran, P. S. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 9676.

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21. A General Alkyl-Alkyl Cross-Coupling Enabled by Redox-Active Esters and Alkylzinc Reagents.

Qin, T.;* Cornella, J.;* Li, C.;* Malins, L. R.; Edwards, J. T.; Kawamura, S.; Maxwell, B. D.; Eastgate, M. D.; Baran, P. S. Science. 2016, 352, 801.

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20. Practical Ni-Catalyzed Aryl-Alkyl Cross-Coupling of Secondary Redox-Active Esters.

Cornella, J.;* Edwards, J. T;* Qin, T.; Kawamura, S.; Wang, J.; Pan, C. –M.; Gianatassio, R.; Schmidt, M.; Eastgate, M D.; Baran, P. S. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, 2174.

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19. Ni-catalyzed Enantioelctive C–C Bond Formation via C(sp2)–O Cleavage in Aryl Esters.

Cornella, J. Jackson, E. P.; Martin, R. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 54, 4075.

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18. Ligand-controlled Regiodivergent Ni-catalyzed Reductive Carboxylation of Allyl Esters with CO2.

Moragas, T.;* Cornella, J.;* Martin, R. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 17702.

17. Ni-catalyzed Carboxylation of Unactivated Primary Alkyl Bromides and Sulfonates with CO2.

Liu, Y.; Cornella, J.; Martin, R. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 11212.

16. Metal-catalyzed Activation of Ethers via C–O Bond Cleavage: A New Strategy for Molecular Diversity.

Cornella, J.; Zarate, C.; Martin, R. Chem. Soc. Rev. 2014, 43, 8081.

15. Ni-catalyzed Reductive Cleavage of Methyl 3-Methoxy-2-Naphthoate.

Cornella, J.; Zarate, C.; Martin, R. Org. Synth. 2014, 91, 60.

14. Ni-catalyzed Stereoselective Arylation of Inert C–O bonds at Low Temperatures.

Cornella, J.; Martin, R. Org. Lett. 2013, 15. 6298.

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13. A Combined Experimental and Theoretical Study on the Reductive Cleavage of Inert C–O Bonds with Silanes: Ruling out a Classical Ni(0)/Ni(II) Catalytic Couple and Evidence for Ni(I) Intermediates.

Cornella, J.; Gomez-Bengoa, E.; Martin, R. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 1997.

12. Nickel-Catalyzed Decarbonylative C–H Coupling Reactions: A Strategy for Preparing Bis(Heteroaryl) Backbones (Highlight)

Correa, A.; Cornella, J.; Martin, R. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 1878.  

11. The ortho-Substituent Effect on the Ag-catalysed Decarboxylation of Benzoic Acids.

Grainger, R.; Cornella, J.; Blakemore, D. C.; Larrosa, I.; Campanera, J. –M. Chem. –Eur. J. 2014, 20, 16680.

10. Selective Deuteration of (Hetero)aromatic Compounds via Deutero-decarboxylation of Carboxylic Acids.

Grainger, R.; Nikmal, A.; Cornella, J.; Larrosa, I. Org. Biomol. Chem. 2012, 10, 3172.

9. Decarboxylative C–C Bond Forming Transformations of (Hetero)aromatic Carboxylic Acids.

Cornella, J.; Larrosa, I. Synthesis, 2012, 44, 653.

8. Carboxylic Acids as Traceless Directing Groups for Formal meta-Selective Direct Arylation.  

Cornella, J.; Righi, M.; Larrosa, I. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2011, 40, 9429.

7. A Novel Mode of Reactivity for Gold(I): The Decarboxylative Activation of (Hetero)aromatic Carboxylic Acids.

Cornella, J.; Rosillo-Lopez, M.; Larrosa, I. Adv. Synth. Catal. 2011, 353, 1359.