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116. Bai, H. (1st co-author); Gu, W.(1st co-author); Zhao, D.; Xu, G.*; Tang, W.*“Synthesis of dydrogesterone by aromatization-dearomatization strategy”.
Green Synthesis and Catalysis.
 2023, just accepted.  [doi]


115. Peng, H.(1st co-author); Zhao, D.(1st co-author); Tang, W.*; Peng, A* “Dienediamine: A Safe Herbicide as Paraquat Surrogate”.
Mol. Plant.
 2023, just accepted.  [doi]


114. Liu, Z.; Gao, B.; Chernichenko, K.; Yang, H.;* Lemaire, S.;* Tang, W.* “Enantioselective C-H Arylation for Axially Chiral Heterobiaryls”.
Org. Lett.
 2023, 25, 7004-7008.  [doi]


113. Yang, H.(1st co-author); Yu, H.(1st co-author); Stolarzewicz. I. A.;* Tang, W.* “Enantioselective transformations in the synthesis of therapeutic agents”.
Chem. Rev.
 2023, just accepted.  [doi]


112. Sun, J.; Chen, Y.; Ragab. S. S.; Gu, W.; Tang, Z.; Tang, Y.; Tang, W.* “Total Syntheses of Polyhydroxylated Steroids by an Unsaturation-Functionalization Strategy”.
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.
 2023, 62, e202303639.  [doi]


111. Zhou, M.(1st co-author); Lin, Y.(1st co-author); Chen, X.-X.(1st co-author); Xu, G.;* Chung, L. W.;* Tang, W.* "Asymmetric Synthesis of Vicinal Tetrasubstituted Diamines via Reductive Coupling of Ketimines Templated by Chiral Diborons".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.
 2023, 62, e202300334. (highlighted as Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. Hot Paper[doi]


110. Zhu, Y.; Dong, W.; Tang, W.* "Palladium-Catalyzed Cross-Couplings in the Synthesis of Agrochemicals".
Advanced Agrochem
 2022, 1, 125-138. [doi]


109. Li, B.; Luo, B.; Yang, H.;* Tang, W.* "Heck Reaction of N-Heteroaryl Halides for Concise Synthesis of Chiral α-Heteroaryl-substituted Heterocycles".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.
 2022, 61, e202209087. [doi]


108. Yang, H.; Tang, W.* “Enantioselective Construction of ortho-Sulfur- or Nitrogen-Substituted Axially Chiral Biaryls and Asymmetric Synthesis of Isoplagiochin D”.
Nat. Commun.
 2022, 13, 4577. [doi]


107. Kang, X. Qian, C. Yang, H. Shi, J.* Claverie, J.* Tang, W.** “Protecting-group-free enantioselective tandem allylic substitution of o-phenylenediamines and o-aminophenols”.
Green Synthesis and Catalysis.
 2022, 3, 185-189. [doi]


106. Li, Z. Xu, R. Guo, H. Yang, H. Xu, G. Shi, E.* Xiao, J.* Tang, W.* “Enantioselective Rhodium-Catalyzed Hydrogenation of (Z)‑N‑Sulfonyl-α-Dehydroamido Boronic Esters”.
Org. Lett.
 2022, 24, 714-719. [doi]


105. Li, B. Luo, B. Blakemore, C. A.* Smith, A. C. Widlicka, D. W. Berritt, S. Tang, W.* “Synthesis of α-Heteroaryl Propionic Esters by Palladium-Catalyzed α-Heteroarylation of Silyl Ketene Acetals”.
Org. Lett.
 2021, 23, 6439-6443. [doi]


104. Tian, W. Li, B. Tian, D. Tang, W.* “Regioselective 2-alkylation of indoles with α-bromo esters catalyzed by Pd/P,P=O system”.
Chin. Chem. Lett.
 2022, 33, 197-200. [doi]


103. Sun, J. Gu, W. Yang, H.* Tang, W.* “Enantioselective total synthesis of parnafungin A1 and 10a-epi-hirtusneanine”.
Chem. Sci.
 2021, 12, 10313-10320. [doi]


102. Wan, F. Wang, N. Zhu, Y. Tang, C. Claverie, J. P.* Tang, W.* “Enantioselective Hydrogenation of Cyclic Tetrasubstituted-Olefinic Dehydroamino Acid Derivatives”.
Chem. Commun.
 2021, 57, 5546-5549. [doi]


101. Peng, H.; Li, T.; Tian, D.; Yang, H.; Xu, G.; Tang, W.* “Metal-Free Reduction of Unsaturated Carbonyls, Quinones, and Pyridinium Salts with Tetrahydroxydiboron/Water”.
Org. Biomol. Chem.
 2021, 19, 4327-4337. [doi]


100. Xu, R.; Gao, Z.,; Yu, Y.; Tang, Y.; Tian, D.; Chen, T.; Chen, Y. ; Xu G. Shi, E.; Tang, W.* "A Facile and Practical Preparation of P-Chiral Phosphine Oxides".
Chem. Commun.
 2021, 57, 3335-3338. [doi]


99. Wu, T.; Zhou, Q.; Tang, W.* “Enantioselective α‐Carbonylative Arylation for Facile Construction of Chiral Spirocyclic β,β'‐Diketones".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.
 2021, 60, 9978-9983. [doi]


98. Sun, J.; Yang, H.;* Tang, W.* "Recent advances in total syntheses of complex dimeric natural products".
Chem. Soc. Rev.
 2021, 50, 2320-2336. [doi]


97. Tian, D,; Xu, R,; Zhu, J.; Huang, J.; Dong, W.; Claverie, J.; Tang, W.* "Asymmetric Hydroesterification of Diarylmethyl Carbinols".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.
 2021, 60, 6305-6309. [doi]


96. Tang, W.* "Author Profile".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.
 2020, 59, 7988. [doi]


95.Wan, F.; Tang, W.* "Phosphorus Ligands from the Zhang Lab: Design, Asymmetric Hydrogenation, and Industrial Applications".
Chin. J. Chem.
2021, 39, 954-968. [doi]


94. Aliyu, M.; Li, B.; Yang, H.; Tang, W.* "Palladium-catalyzed reductive cross-coupling between α-bromo carboxamides and terminal alkynes".
Org. Chem. Front.
2020, 7, 3505-3508.  [doi]


93.Li, K.; Nie, M.; Tang, W.* "Synthesis of α-tertiary allylsilanes by palladium-catalyzed hydrosilylation of 1,1-disubstituted allenes".
Green Synthesis and Catalysis.
2020, 1, 171-174. [doi]


92 Yu, H.; Yang, H.*; Shi, E.*; Tang, W.*. “Development and Clinical Application of Phosphorus-Containing Drugs".
Med. Drug Discov.
2020, 8, 100063. [doi]


91.Wu, T.; Tang, W.* “Construction of Bridged Polycyclic Skeletons via Transition‐Metal Catalyzed Carbon‐Carbon Bond‐Forming Reaction".
Chem. Eur. J.
2021, 27, 3944-3956. [doi]


90.Li, B.; Aliyu, M.; Gao, Z.; Li, T.; Dong, W.; Shi, E.* Tang, W.* “General Synthesis of Chiral α,α-Diaryl Carboxamides by Enantioselective Palladium-Catalyzed Cross-Coupling".
Org. Lett.
2020, 13, 4974-4978. [doi]


89.Wu, T.; Kang, X.; Bai, H.; Xiong, W.; Xu, G.; Tang, W.* “Enantioselective Construction of Spiro Quaternary Carbon Stereocenters via Pd-Catalyzed Intramolecular α-Arylation".
Org. Lett.
2020, 22, 4602-4607. [doi]


88. Qian, C.; Tang, W.* "A Versatile Synthesis of Vinyl-Substituted Heterocycles via Regio- and Enantioselective Pd-Catalyzed Tandem Allylic Substitution".
Org. Lett.
 2020, 22, 4483-4488. [doi]


87. Zhou, M.; Li, K.; Chen, D.; Xu, R.; Xu, G.* Tang, W.* "Enantioselective Reductive Coupling of Imines Templated by Chiral Diboron".
J. Am. Chem. Soc.
 2020, 142, 10337-10342. [doi]


86. Xu, R.H.; Yang, H.; Tang, W.*“Efficient Synthesis of Chiral Drugs Facilitated by P-Chiral Phosphorus Ligands”.
Chin. J. Org. Chem.
 2020, 14, 581. [doi]


85. Liu, Z.; Li, T.; Zhao, J.; Tang, W.* “A substituted tricyclohexylphosphane with ‘conformational lock’”.
 2020, 76, 131216. [doi]


84. Yang, H.; Sun, J.; Gu, W.; Tang, W.* "Enantioselective Cross-Coupling for Axially Chiral Tetra-ortho-Substituted Biaryls and Asymmetric Synthesis of Gossypol".
J. Am. Chem. Soc.
 2020, 142, 8036–8043. [doi]


83. Mu, X.; Yu, H.; Peng, H.; Xiong, W.; Wu, T.; Tang, W.* "Expedite Construction of Various Bridged Polycyclic Skeletons by Palladium-Catalyzed Dearomatization".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.
 2020, 59, 8143-8147. [doi]


82. Wu, T; Xu, G; Tang, W.* “P-Chiral Phosphorus Ligands for Cross-Coupling and Asymmetric Hydrogenation Reactions”.
Aldrichimica Acta
 2020, 53, 27-35. [doi]


81. Li, C.; Ragab. S.S.; Liu, G.;* Tang, W.* "Enantioselective Formation of Quaternary Carbon Stereocenters in Natural Product Synthesis: A Recent Update".
Nat. Prod. Rep.
 2020, 37, 276.   [doi]


80. Zhu, J.; Huang, L.; Dong, W.; Li, N.; Yu, X.; Deng, W.*; Tang,W.* "Enantioselective Rhodium-Catalyzed Addition of Arylboroxines to N-Unprotected Ketimines: Efficient Synthesis of Cipargamin".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.
 2019, 58, 16119-16123.  (highlighted as Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. VIP Paper[doi]


79. Li, C.(1st co-author); Wan, F.(1st co-author); Chen, Y.; Peng, H.; Tang, W.*; Yu, S.*; McWilliams, J. C.*, Mustakis, J.; Samp, L.; Maguire, R. J. "Stereoelectronic Effects in Ligand Design: Enantioselective RhodiumCatalyzed Hydrogenation of Aliphatic Cyclic Tetrasubstituted Enamides and Concise Synthesis of (R)-Tofacitinib".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.
 2019, 58, 13573-13583.  [doi]


78. Li, B.; Li, T.; Aliyu, M. A.; Li, Z.; Tang, W.* "Enantioselective Palladium-Catalyzed Cross-Coupling of a-Bromo Carboxamides and Aryl Boronic Acids".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.
 2019, 58, 11355-11359.   [doi]


77. Xiong, W.; Xu, G.; Yu, X.;* Tang, W.* "P‑Chiral Monophosphorus Ligands for Asymmetric CopperCatalyzed Allylic Alkylation".
 2019  , Just Accepted [doi]


76. Xu, G.; Senanayake, C. H.; Tang, W.* "P‑Chiral Phosphorus Ligands Based on a 2,3-Dihydrobenzo[d][1,3]oxaphosphole Motif for Asymmetric Catalysis".
Acc. Chem. Res.
 2019, 52, 1101−1112. [doi]


75. Yang, H; Tang, W.* "Efficient Enantioselective Syntheses of Chiral Natural Products Facilitated by Ligand Design".
Chem. Rec.
 2019, 19, 1-19. [doi]


74. Dong, W; Xu, G; Tang, W.* "Enantioselective palladium-catalyzed C(sp2)-H carbamoylation".
 2019, 75, 3239-3247.  [doi]


73. Liu, G.;Fu, W.;Mu, X.;Wu, T.;Nie, M.;Li, K.;Xu, X.; Tang, W.* "Pyrrolidines and Piperidines Bearing Chiral Tertiary Alcohols by Nickel-Catalyzed Enantioselective Reductive Cyclization of N-alkynones".
Commun. Chem.
 2018, 1, 90-96.  [doi]


72. Wu, Z.;Si, T.;Xu, G.;Xu, B.;Tang, W.* "Ligand-Free Nickel-Catalyzed Kumada Couplings of Aryl Bromides with tert-Butyl Grignard Reagents".
Chinese Chemical Letters
 2018, 30, 597–600.  [doi]


71. Tian, D.; Peng, H.; Liu, Z.; Tang, W.* "Optically Active N-Alkyl Aziridines via Stereospecific Reductive Cyclization of α-Mesylated Acetamides".
Org. Chem. Front.
 2018, 5, 2723–2727.  [doi]


70. Rao, X(1st co-author).; Li, N(1st co-author).; Bai, H(1st co-author).; Wang, Z.; Tang, W.* "Efficient Synthesis of (-)-Corynoline by Sterically Hindered Enantioselective Palladium-Catalyzed α-Arylation".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.
 2018, 55, 5044–5048.  [doi]


69. Tian, D(1st co-author).; Li, C(1st co-author).; Gu, G.; Peng, P.; Zhang, X.;* Tang, W.* "Stereospecific Nucleophilic Substitution with Arylboronic Acids as Nucleophiles: A Crucial CONH Effect".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.
2018, 55, 5044–5048. [doi]


68. Jiang, W.; Zhao, Q.; Tang, W.* Efficient P‐Chiral Biaryl Bisphosphorus Ligands for Palladium‐Catalyzed Asymmetric Hydrogenation".
Chin. J. Chem.
 2018, 36, 153-156.  [doi]


67. Si, T.; Li, B.; Xiong, W.; Xu, B.;* Tang, W.* "Efficient cross-coupling of aryl/alkenyl triflates with acyclic secondary alkylboronic acids".
Org. Biomol. Chem.
 2017, 15, 9903-9909.  [doi]


66. Du, K(1st co-author).; Yang, H(1st co-author).; Guo, P(1st co-author).; Feng, L.;Xu, G.; Zhou, Q.; Chung, L, -W.; Tang, W.* "Efficient syntheses of (−)-crinine and (−)-aspidospermidine, and the formal synthesis of (−)-minfiensine by enantioselective intramolecular dearomative cyclization".
Chem. Sci.
2017, 8, 6247-6256.  [doi]


65. Chen, D.; Xu, G.; Zhou, Q.; Chung, L, -W.; Tang, W.* "Practical and Asymmetric Reductive Coupling of Isoquinolines Templated by Chiral Diborons". 
J. Am. Chem. Soc.
 2017, 139, 9767-9770. [doi]


64. Liu J(1st co-author).; Nie, M(1st co-author).; Zhou, Q.; Gao, S.; Jiang, W.;  Chung, L, -W*.; Tang, W*.; Ding, K.* "Enantioselective Palladium-Catalyzed Diboration of 1,1-Disubstituted Allenes".
Chem. Sci. 2017, 8, 5161-5165. [doi]


63. Yang, H.; Yang, X.; Tang, W.* "Transition-metal catalyzed asymmetric carbon-carbon cross-coupling with chiral ligands".
Tetrahedron  2016, 72, 6143-6174. [doi]


62. Zhao, G(1st co-author).; Xu, G(1st co-author).; Qian, C.; Tang, W.* "Efficient Enantioselective Syntheses of (+)-Dalesconol A and B".
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139, 6630-6636. [doi]


61. Li, C.; Zhang, Y.; Sun, Q.; Gu, T.; Peng, H.; Tang, W.* "Transition-Metal-Free Stereospecific Cross-Coupling with Alkenylboronic Acids as Nucleophiles".
J. Am. Chem. Soc.
 2016, 138, 10774-10777. [doi]


60. Li, C.; Chen, D.; Tang, W.* "Addressing the Challenges in Suzuki–Miyaura Cross-Couplings by Ligand Design".
2016. 27, 2183-2200. [doi]


59. Fu, W.; Tang, W.* "Chiral Monophosphorus Ligands for Asymmetric Catalytic Reactions".
ACS. Catal.
2016, 6, 4814-4858. [doi]
58. Hu, N.; Li, K.; Wang, Z.; Tang, W.* Synthesis of Chiral 1,4-Benzodioxanes and Chromans by Enantioselective Palladium-Catalyzed Alkene Aryloxyarylation Reactions".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.
2016, 55, 5044–5048. [doi]

57. Huang, L.; Zhu, J.; Jiao, G.; Wang, Z.; Yu, X.; Deng, W.-P.;* Tang, W.* "Highly Enantioselective Rhodium-Catalyzed Addition of Arylboroxines to Simple Aryl Ketones: Efficient Synthesis of Escitalopram".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2016 55, 4527–4531 [doi]

56. Cao, Z.; Du, K.; Liu, J.;* Tang, W.* "Synthesis of Triptoquinone H and its C-5 Epimer via Efficient Asymmetric Dearomative Cyclization".
. 2016, 72, 1782–1786. (Invited Paper) [doi]

55. Yang, X.; Xu, G.; Tang, W.* "Efficient synthesis of chiral biaryls via asymmetric Suzuki-Miyaura cross-coupling of ortho-bromo aryl triflates".
2016, 72, 5178–5183. (Invited paper). [doi]

54. Xu, G.; Li, M.; Wang, S.; Tang, W*. "Efficient synthesis of P-chiral biaryl phosphonates by stereoselective intramolecular cyclization".
Org. Chem. Front
. 2015, 2, 1342-1345. [doi]

53. Nie, M.; Fu, W.; Cao, Z.; Tang, W*. "Enantioselective nickel-catalyzed alkylative alkyne–aldehyde cross-couplings".
Org. Chem. Front. 2015, 2, 1322-1325. [doi]

52. Hu, N(1st co-author).; Zhao, G(1st co-author).; Zhang, Y.; Liu, X.; Li, G.; Tang, W*. "Synthesis of Chiral α-Amino Tertiary Boronic Esters by Enantioselective hydroboration of α-Arylnamides".
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 6746-6749. [doi]

51. Du, K.; Guo, P.; Chen, Y.; Cao, Z.; Wang, Z,; Tang, W*. "Enantioselective Palladium-Catalyzed Dearomative Cyclization for Efficient Synthesis of Terpenes and Steroids".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed.
2015, 54, 3033-3037. (hot paper). [doi]

50. Li, C.; Chen, T.; Li, B.; Xiao, G.; Tang, W*. "Efficient Syntheses of Sterically Hindered Acyclic Secondary Alkyl Arenes by Suzuki-Miyaura Cross-Couplings".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2015, 54, 3792-3796. [doi]

49. Fu, W.; Nie, M.; Wang, A.; Tang, W*. "Highly Enantioselective Nickel-Catalyzed Intramolecular Reductive Cyclization of Alkynones".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2015, 54, 2520-2524. [doi]

48. Xu, G.; Zhao, Q.; Tang, W*. "Development of Efficient Asymmetric Suzuki-Miyaura Cross-Coupling and Applications in Synthesis".
Chin. J. Org. Chem. 2014, 34, 1919-1940 (Invited Account, Cover Paper)[doi]

47. Li, C.; Xiao, G.; Zhao, Q.; Liu, H.; Wang T.; Tang, W*. "Sterically Demanding Aryl-Alkyl Suzuki-Miyaura Coupling".
Org. Chem. Front. 2014, 1, 225-229 (highlighted as OCF Cover Paper).[doi]

46. Xu, G.; Fu, W.; Liu, G.; Senanayake, C. H.; Tang, W*. "Efficient Syntheses of Korupensamines A, B and Michellamine B by Asymmetric Suzuki-Miyaura Coupling Reactions".
J. Am. Chem. Soc.
2014, 136, 570–573(highlighted as JACS Cover Paper, by Synfacts).[doi]

45. Reeves, J. T.*; Tan, Z.; Reeves, D. C.; Song, J. J.; Han, Z. S.; Xu, Y.; Tang, W.; Yang, B.; Razavi, H.; Harcken, C.; Kuzmich, D.; Mahaney, P. E.; Lee, H.; Busacca, C. A.; Senanayake, C. H. "Development of an Enantioselective Hydrogenation Route to (S)-1-(2-(Methylsulfonyl)pyridin-4-yl)propan-1-amine".
Org. Process Res. Dev. 2014, 18, 904–911.[doi]

44. Cai, Z.; Liu, G.; Jiao, G.; Senanayake, C. H.; Tang, W*. "Practical Syntheses of N-Acetyl (E)-β-Arylenamides".
Synthesis. 2013, 45, 3355-3360.[doi]

43. Liu, G.; Xu, G.; Luo, R.; Tang, W*. "Search for Ideal P-Chiral Phosphorus Ligands for Practical Asymmetric Hydrogenation and Asymmetric Suzuki-Miyaura Coupling".
Synlett. 2013, 24, 2465-2471 (Synpacts, invited review). [doi]

42. Li, K.; Hu, N.; Luo, R.; Yuan, W.; Tang, W*. "A Chiral Ruthenium –Monophosphine Catalyst for Asymmetric Addition of Arylboronic Acids to Aryl Aldehydes".
J. Org. Chem. 2013, 78, 6350-6355 (highlighted by Synfacts). [doi]

41. Luo, R.; Li, K.; Hu, Y.; Tang, W*. "Enantioselective Rhodium-Catalyzed Addition of Arylboronic Acids to Trifluoromethyl Ketones".
Adv. Syn. Cat. 2013, 355, 1297-1302.[doi]

40. Liu, G.; Liu, X.; Cai, Z.; Jiao, G.; Xu, G.; Tang, W*. "Design of Phosphorus Ligands with Deep Chiral Pockets: Practical Synthesis fo Chiral β-Arylamines by Asymmetric Hydrogenation".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed
. 2013, 52, 4235-4238 (Highlighted in Chin. J. Org. Chem.; Chemistry Portal Highlights).[doi]

39. Zhao, Q.; Li, C.; Senanayake, C. H.; Tang, W*. "An Efficient Method for Sterically Demanding Suzuki-Miyaura Coupling Reactions".
Chem. Eur. J. 2013, 19, 2261-2265. [doi]

38. Li, W.*; Rodriguez, S.; Duran, A.; Sun, X.; Tang, W.*; Premasiri, A.; Wang, J.; Sidhu, K.; Patel, N. D.; Savoie, J.; Qu, B.; Lee, H.; Haddad, N.; Lorenz, J.C.; Nummy, L.; Hossain, A.; Yee, N.; Lu, B.; Senanayake, C. H. "The P-Chiral Phosphane Ligand (MeO-BIBOP) for Efficient and Practical Large-Scale Rh-Catalyzed Asymmetric Hydrogenation of N-Acetyl Enamides with High TONs".
Org. Process Res. Dev. 2013, 17, 1061–1065.[doi]

37. Tang, W.; Patel, N. D.; Wei, X.*; Byrne, D.; Chitroda, A.; Narayanan, B.; Sienkiewicz, A.; Nummy, L. J.; Sarvestani, M.; Ma, S.; Grinberg, N.; Lee, H.; Kim, S.; Li, Z.; Spinelli, E.; Yang, B.; Yee, N.; Senanayake, C.H. "Synthesis of a Sodium–Hydrogen Exchange Type 1 Inhibitor: An Efficient Cu-Catalyzed Conjugated Addition of a Grignard Reagent to an Acetyl Pyridinium Salt".
Org. Process Res. Dev. 2013, 17, 382–389.[doi]

36. Tang, W.*; Patel, N. D.; Xu, G.; Xu, X.; Savoie, J.; Ma, S.; Hao, M.; Keshipeddy, S.; Capacci, A. G.; Wei, X.; Zhang, Y.; Gao, J. J.; Li, W.; Rodriguez, S.; Lu, B. Z.; Yee, N. K.; Senanayake, C.H. "Efficient Chiral Monophosphorus Ligands for Asymmetric Suzuki–Miyaura Coupling Reactions".
Org. Lett. 2012, 14 , 2258–2261. [doi]
35. Tang, W.*; Wei, X.; Yee, N. K.; Patel, N.; Lee, H.; Senanayake, C.H. "A Practical Asymmetric Synthesis of Isopropyl (1R,2S)-Dehydrocoronamate".
Org. Proc. Res. Dev. 2011, 15, 1207-1211. [doi]

34. Li, W.*; Gao, J. J.; Zhang, Y.; Tang, W.; Lee, H.; Fandrick, K. R.; Lu, B.; Senanayake, C.H. "A Mild Palladium-Catalyzed Suzuki Coupling Reaction of Quinoline Carboxylates with Boronic Acid".
Adv. Syn. Cat. 2011, 353, 1671-1675. [doi]

33. Tang, W.*; Patel, N. D.; Capacci, A. G.; Wei, X.; Yee, N. K.; Senanayake, C.H. "A Facile Synthesis of N-Acetyl Enamides by Reductive Acetylation of Oximes Mediated with Ferrous Acetate:Synthesis of N-(1-(4-Bromophenyl)vinyl)acetamide".
Org. Syn. 2013, 90, 62-73. [doi]

32.Tang, W.*; Keshipeddy, S.; Zhang, Y.; Wei, X.;Savoie, J.; Patel, N. D.; Yee, N. K.; Senanayake, C.H. "Efficient Monophosphorus Ligands for Palladium-Catalyzed Miyaura Borylation".
Org. Lett. 2011, 13, 1366-1369. [doi]

31. Rodriguez, S.*; Qu, B.; Haddad, N.; Reeves, D.; Tang, W.*; Krishnamurthy, D.; Senanayake, C.H. "Dihydrobenzooxaphosphole-Based Monophosphorus Ligands for Palladium-Catalyzed Amination Reactions".
Adv. Syn. Cat. 2011, 353, 533-537. [doi]

30. Tang, W.*; Wei, X.; Li, W.; White, A.; Patel, N. D.; Savoie, J.; Gao, J. J.' Rodriguez, S.; Qu, B.; Haddad, N.; Lu, B. Z.; Krishnamurthy, D.; Yee, N. K.; Senanayake, C.H. "A General and Special Catalyst for Suzuki-Miyaura Coupling Processes".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2010, 49, 5879-5883. (Highlighted as "Synfact of the month" by Synfacts in Nov. 2010). [doi]

29. Fandrick, D. R.*; Fandrick, K. R.; Reeves, J. T.; Tan, Z.; Tang, W.; Capacci, A. G.; Rodriguez, S.; Song, J. J.; Lee, H.; Yee, N. K.; Senanayake, C.H. "Copper Catalyzed Asymmetric Propargylation of Aldehydes".
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132, 7600-7601. [doi]

28. Tang, W.*; Capacci, A. G.; White, A.; Ma S.; Rodriguez, S.; Qu, B.; Savoie, J.; Patel, N.; Wei, X.; Haddad, N.; Grinberg, N.; Yee, N. K.; Krishnamurthy, D.; Senanayake, C. H. "Novel and Efficient Chiral Bisphosphorus Ligands for Rhodium-Catalyzed Asymmetric Hydrogenation".
Org. Lett. 2010, 12, 1104-1107. (Highlighted by Synfacts). [doi]

27. Tang, W.*; Qu, B.; Capacci, A.; Rodriguez, S.; Wei, X.; Haddad, N.; Narayanan, B.; Ma S.; Grinberg, N.; Yee, N. K.; Senanayake, C. H. "Novel, Tunable, and Efficient Chiral Bisdihydrobenzooxaphosphole Ligands for Asymmetric Hydrogenation".
Org. Lett. 2010, 12, 176-179. [doi]

26. Ma S.; Shen, S.; Haddad, N.; Tang, W.; Wang, J.; Lee, H.; Yee, N.; Senanayake, C. H.; Grinberg, N.* "Chromatographic and Spectroscopic Studies on the Chiral Recognition of Sulfated beta-Cyclodextrin as Chiral Mobile Phase Additive".
J. Chromatography A,
2009, 1216, 1232-1240. [doi]

25. Tang, W.*; Capacci, A.; Sarvestani, M.; Wei, X.; Yee, N. K.; Senanayake, C. H. "A Facile and Practical Synthesis of N-Acetyl Enamides".
J. Org. Chem. 2009, 74, 9528-9530. [doi]

24. Tang, W.*; Sarvestani, M.; Wei, X.; Patel, N.; Narayanan, B.; Nummy, L. J.; Byrne, D.; Lee, H.; Yee, N.; Senanayake, C. H. "Formation of 2-Trifluoromethylphenyl Grignard Reagent via Magnesium-Halogen exchange: Process Safety Evaluation and Concentration Effect".
Org. Proc. Res. Dev. 2009, 13, 1426-1430. [doi]

23. Han, Z.*; Song, J. J.; Yee, N. K.; Xu, Y.; Tang, W.; Reeves, J. T.; Tan, Z.; Wang, X.; Lu, B.; Krishnamurthy, D.; Senanayake, C. H. "Development of a Preparative-Scale Asymmetric Synthesis of (R)-p-Tolyl Methyl Sulfoxide for Use in a One-Pot Synthesis of a Drug Intermediate Containing a Trifluoromethyl-Substituted Alcohol Functionality".
Org. Proc. Res. Dev. 2007, 11, 605-608. [doi]

Publications during graduate and postdoctoral research:

22. Ito, E.; Frederick, M. O.; Koftis, T. V.; Tang, W.; Petrovic, G.; Ling, T.; Nicolaou, K. C.* "Structure toxicity relationships of synthetic azaspiracid-1 and analogs in mice".
Harmful Algae 2006, 5, 586-591.

21. Nicolaou, K. C.*; Koftis, T. V.; Vyskocil, S.; Petrovic, G.; Tang, W.; Frederick, M. O.; Chen, D. Y.; Li, Y.; Ling, T.; Yamada, Y. M. A. "Total synthesis and structural elucidation of azaspiracid-1. Final assignment and total synthesis of the correct structure of azaspiracid-1".
J. Am. Chem. Soc.
2006, 128, 2859-2872.

20. Nicolaou, K. C.*; Chen, D. Y.; Li, Y.; Uesaka, N.; Petriovic, G.; Koftis, T. V.; Bernal, F.; Frederick, M. O.; Govindasamy, M.; Ling, T.; Pihko, P. M.; Tang, W.; Vyskocil, S. "Total synthesis and structural elucidation of azaspiracid-1. Synthesis-based analysis of originally proposed structures and indication of their non-identiy to the natural product".
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 2258-2267.

19. Nicolaou, K. C.*; Tang, W.; Dagneau P.; Faraoni, R. "A catalytic asymmetric three-component 1,4-addition/aldol reaction: Enantioselective synthesis of the spirocyclic system of vannusal A".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2005, 44, 3874-3879.

18. Nicolaou, K. C.*; Koftis, T. V.; Vyskocil, S.; Petriovic, G.; Ling, T.; Yamada, Y. M. A.; Tang, W.; Frederick, M. O. "Structural revision and total synthesis of Azaspiracid-1, part 2: Definition of the ABCD domain and total synthesis".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2004, 43, 4312-4318.

17. Nicolaou, K. C.*; Vyskocil, S.; Koftis, T. V.; Yamada, Y. M. A.; Ling, T.; Chen, D. Y.; Tang, W.; Petriovic, G.; Frederick, M. O.; Li, Y.; Sataki, M. "Structural revision and total synthesis of Azaspircad-1, part 1: Intelligence Gathering and tentative proposal".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2004, 43, 4318-4324.

16. Liu, D.; Tang, W.; Zhang, X.* "Synthesis of a new class of conformationally rigid phosphino-oxazolines: Highly enantioselective ligands for Ir-catalyzed asymmetric hydrogenation,".
Org. Lett. 2004, 6, 513-516.

15. Tang, W.; Wu, S.; Zhang, X.* "Enantioselective hydrogenation of tetrasubstituted olefines of cyclic β-(acylamino) acrylates".
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2003, 125, 9570-9571.

14. Tang, W.; Wang, W.; Chi, Y.; Zhang, X.* "A P-chiral-bisphosphepine ligand for practical synthesis of β-aryl β-amino acids via asymmetric hydrogenation". Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2003, 42, 3509-3511.

13. Tang, W.; Zhang, X.* "New chiral phosphorous ligands for enantioselective hydrogenation".
Chem. Rev. 2003, 103, 3029-3069.

12. Tang, W.; Liu, D.; Zhang, X.* "Asymmetric hydrogenation of itaconic acid and enol acetate derivatives with the Rh-TangPhos catalyst".
Org. Lett. 2003, 5, 205-207.

11. Tang, W.; Wang, W.; Zhang, X.* "A new class of phospholane-oxazoline ligands for Ir-catalyzed asymmetric hydrogenation".
Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2003, 42, 943-946.

10. Ma, D.*; Xia, C.; Jiang, J.; Zhang, J.; Tang, W. "Aromatic nucleophilic substitution or CuI-catalyzed coupling route to Martinellic Acid".
J. Org. Chem. 2003, 68, 442-451.

9. Wu, S.; Wang, W.; Tang, W.; Lin, M.; Zhang, X.* "Highly enantioselective hydrogenation of enol acetates catalyzed by Ru-TunaPhos complexes".
Org. Lett. 2002, 4, 4495-4497.

8. Tang, W.; Zhang, X.* "Highly efficient synthesis of chiral beta-amino acid derivatives via asymmetric hydrogenation".
Org. Lett. 2002, 4, 4159-4161.

7. Korber, K.; Tang, W.; Hu, X.; Zhang, X.* "A practical synthesis of 2-amino-2'-hydroxy-1,1'-binaphthyl (NOBIN)".
Tetrahedron Lett. 2002, 43, 7163-7165.

6. Tang, W.; Chi, Y.; Zhang, X.* "An ortho-substituted BIPHEP ligand and its applications in Rh-catalyzed hydrogenation of cyclic enamides".
Org. Lett. 2002, 4, 1695-1698.

5. Tang, W.; Zhang, X.* "A chiral 1,2-bisphospholane ligand with a novel structural motif: Applications in highly enantioselective Rh-catalyzed hydrogenations". Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2002, 41, 1612-1614.

4. Zhou, Y.; Tang, W.; Wang, W.; Li, W.; Zhang, X.* "Highly effective chiral ortho-substituted BINAPO ligands (o-BINAPO): Applications in Ru-catalyzed asymmetric hydrogenations of beta-aryl-substituted beta-(acylamino)acrylates and beta-keto esters".
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2002, 124, 4952-4953.

3. Tang, W.; Hu, X.; Zhang, X.* "A new chiral ruthenium complex for catalytic asymmetric cyclopropanation".
Tetrahedron Lett. 2002, 43, 3075-3078.

2. Ma, D.*; Tang, W.; Kozikowski, A. P.; Lewin, N. E.; Blumberg, P. M.; "General and stereospecific route to 9-substituted, 8,9-disubstituted, and 9,10-disubstituted analogues of benzolactam-V8".
J. Org. Chem. 1999, 64, 6366-6373.

1. Tang, W.; Ma, D.* "Stereospecific synthesis of 9-substituted benzolactam-V8 from L-tyrosine via orientation transfer of aromatic nitration".
Tetrahedron Lett. 1998, 39, 7369-7372.

Book Chapters:

4. Wan, F. Yang, H. Tang, W."Chiral Monophosphorus Ligand" of Full Book "Chiral Ligands: Evolution of Ligand Libraries for Asymmetric Catalysis". pa 233-260,2021.Linker

3. Li, K.; Tang, W."Air-stable P-chiral Phosphorus Ligands for Asymmetric Catalysis and Synthesis" of Full Book "The Strem Chemiker". pa XXX-XXX,2019.Linker

2. Chi, Y.; Tang, W.; Zhang, X. "The other bisphosphine ligands for enantioselective alkene hydrogenation" in Book "Handbook of Homogeneous Hydrogenation". pa 853-882,Editor(s): Prof. Dr. Johannes G. de Vries and Prof. Dr. Cornelis J. Elsevier. Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, Germany, 2007.

1. Chi, Y.; Tang, W.; Zhang, X. "Rhodium-catalyzed asymmetric hydrogenation". In Book "Modern Rhodium-Catalyzed Organic Reactions" pa 1-31,Editor: P. Andrew Evans, Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, Germany, 2005.


20. Tang, W.; Fu, W.; Liu, G. "Chiral diphosphine ligand, preparation method, intermediate and application thereof".
Patent No. CN 109293700 A Date Issued: February 1, 2019

19. Tang, W.; Si, T.; Li, B. "Benzo polyaza and phosphole oxygen ligand and complex containing same, preparation method and application".
Patent No. CN 109096338 A Date Issued: December 28, 2018

18. Tang, W.; Chen, D.; Xu, G. "Chirality 1,2-diamine compound and synthetic method thereof".
Patent No. CN 108929268 A Date Issued: December 4, 2018

17. Tang, W.; Jiang, W. "Biaryl diphosphine ligand as well as preparation method and application thereof".
Patent No. CN 107827929 A Date Issued: March 23, 2018

16. Tang, W.; Li, C.; Wan, F. "Metal complex as well as preparation method, application and intermediate thereof".
Patent No. CN 107445999 A Date Issued: December 8, 2017

15. Tang, W.; Zhao, G.; Hu, N. "Transition metal complexes and preparation of chiral α-amino boronic esters".
Patent No. CN 106146543 A Date Issued: November 23, 2016

14. Tang, W.; Huang, L.; Zhu, J. "Aryl substituted alcohols and synthetic methods of escitalopram".
Patent No. CN 105732249 A Date Issued: July 6, 2016

13. Tang, W.; Li, C. "Addressing the Challenging Issues in Crossing-Couplings by Ligand Design".
Patent No. CN 104650145 A Date Issued: May 27, 2015

12. Tang, W.; Liu, G. "Chiral phosphine ligand, metal catalyst comprising the chiral phosphine ligand and their application".
Patent No. CN 103087105 Date Issued: May 8, 2013

11. Schnaubelt, J.; Tang, W. "Method for stereoselective synthesis of 1,​4-​protected 9-​hydroxy-​5-​oxo-​1,​4-​diaza-​spiro[5.5]​undecanes".
Patent No. WO 2013117568 Date Issued: Aug 15, 2013

10. Haddad, N.; Qu, B.; Rodriguez, S.; Senanayake, C. H.; Tang, W.(as core maker); Wei, X.; Yee, N. K. "Monophosphorus ligands and their use in cross-​coupling reactions".
Patent No. WO 2011126917 Date Issued: Oct 13, 2011

9. Qu, B.; Senanayake, C. H.; Tang, W.(as core maker); Wei, X.; Yee, N. K. "Novel chiral phosphorus ligands".
Patent No. WO 2011056737 Date Issued: May 12, 2011

8. Li, W.; De Croos, P.; Fandrick, K. R.; Gao, J. J.; Haddad, N.; Lu, Z.; Qu, B.; Rodriguez, S.; Senanayake, C. H.; Zhang, Y.; Tang, W. "A process for the preparation of quinoline derivatives for use as HIV integrase inhibitors".
Patent No. WO 2012138670 Date Issued: Oct 11, 2012

7. Patel, N. D.; Senanayake, C. H.; Tang, W.; Wei, X.; Yee, N. K. "Process for preparation of alkoxybromochloroarylquinolines from alkoxydichloroquinolines".
Patent No. WO 2010129451 Date Issued: Nov 11, 2010

6. Haddad, N.; Krishnamurthy, D.; Reeves, D. C.; Senanayake, C. H.; Tang, W.; Yee, N. K. "Process for preparation of (S)-3-[4-(benzyloxy)-3,5-dimethylphenyl]-2-[4-(2-oxo- 4,5-dihydro-1H-benzo[d][1,3]diazepin-3(2H)-yl)piperidine-1-carbonyloxy]propanoic aci and related compounds".
Patent No. WO 2010048138 Date Issued: Apr 29, 2010

5. Han, Z.; Kai, G.; Krishnamurthy, D.; Matthes, Burkhard.; Nar, H.; Priepke, H.; Schuler-Metz, A.; Senanayake, C. H.; Sieger, P.; Tang, W.; Wienen, W.; Xu, Y.; Yee, N. K. "Synthesis of 3-aminotetrahydrofuran-3-carboxylic acid derivatives for use as medicaments".
Patent No. WO 2008080891 Date Issued: Jul 10, 2008

4. Wang, X.; Sun, X.; Zhang, L.; Tang, W.; Krishanmurthy D.; Senanayake, C. H.; Han, Z. "Processes for the preparation of glucopyranosyl-substituted benzyl or benzene derivatives".
Patent No. WO 2006120208 Date Issued: Nov 16, 2006

3. Xumu, Z.; Tang, W. "Preparation of chiral cyclic amino acids and derivatives".
Patent No. US 2004242889 Date Issued: Dec 2, 2004

2. Xumu, Z.; Tang, W. "P-Chiral phospholanes and phosphocyclic compounds and their use in asymmetric catalytic reactions".
Patent No. US 2004229846 Date Issued: Nov 18, 2004

1. Xumu, Z.; Tang, W. "P-Chiral phospholanes and phosphocyclic compounds and their use in asymmetric catalytic reactions".
Patent No. WO 2003042135 Date Issued: May 22, 2003

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