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  1. Modular synthesis of heptaarylindole
    Shin Suzuki, Takashi Asako, Kenichiro Itami and Junichiro Yamaguchi
    Org. Biomol. Chem. 16, 3771–3776 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1039/C8OB00993G

  2. A planarized B-phenyldibenzoborepin: impact of structural constraint on its electronic properties and Lewis acidity
    Naoki Ando, Tomokatsu Kushida and Shigehiro Yamaguchi
    Chem. Commun. 54, 5213–5216 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1039/c8cc02837k

  3. Recent advances in acetylene-based helical oligomers and polymers: Synthesis, structures, and properties
    Michihisa Toya, Hideto Ito, Kenichiro Itami
    Tetrahedron Lett. 59, 1531–1547 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.tetlet.2018.03.018

  4. Identification of circadian clock modulators from existing drugs
    T Katherine Tamai, Yusuke Nakane, Wataru Ota, Akane Kobayashi, Masateru Ishiguro, Naoya Kadofusa, Keisuke Ikegami, Kazuhiro Yagita, Yasufumi Shigeyoshi, Masaki Sudo, Taeko Nishiwaki-Ohkawa, Ayato Sato & Takashi Yoshimura
    EMBO Mol. Med. 10, e8724 (2018)
    DOI: 10.15252/emmm.201708724

  5. Quantum Chemical Estimation of Acetone Physisorption on Graphene Using Combined Basis Set and Size Extrapolation Schemes
    Yoshifumi Nishimura, Takao Tsuneda, Takeshi Sato, Michio Katouda, and Stephan Irle
    J. Phys. Chem. C 121, 8999−9010 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b13002

  6. Palladium-Catalyzed Esterification of Carboxylic Acids with Aryl Iodides
    Hiroyuki Kitano, Hideto Ito, and Kenichiro Itami
    Org. Lett. 20, 2428−2432 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.orglett.8b00775

  7. Synthesis and Structure of a Propeller-Shaped Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Containing Seven-Membered Rings
    Kazuya Kawai, Kenta Kato, Lingqing Peng, Yasutomo Segawa, Lawrence T. Scott, and Kenichiro Itami
    Org. Lett. 20, 1932−1935 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.orglett.8b00477

  8. Catalyst-Directed Guidance of Sulfur-Substituted Enediolates to Stereoselective Carbon-Carbon Bond Formation with Aldehydes
    Daisuke Uraguchi, Kohei Yamada, Makoto Sato, and Takashi Ooi
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 140, 5110−5117 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b12949

  9. Catalyst-Enabled Site-divergent Stereoselective Michael Reactions: Overriding Intrinsic Reactivity of Enynyl Carbonyl Acceptors
    Daisuke Uraguchi, Ryo Shibazaki, Naoya Tanaka, Kohei Yamada, Ken Yoshioka and Takashi Ooi
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 57, 4732–4736 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.201800057

  10. SWEET11 and 15 as key players in seed filling in rice
    Jungil Yang, Dangping Luo, Bing Yang, Wolf B. Frommer, Joon‐Seob Eom
    New Phytol. 218, 604–615 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1111/nph.15004

  11. Discovery of Shoot Branching Regulator Targeting Strigolactone Receptor DWARF14
    Masahiko Yoshimura, Ayato Sato, Keiko Kuwata, Yoshiaki Inukai, Toshinori Kinoshita, Kenichiro Itami, Yuichiro Tsuchiya, and Shinya Hagihara
    ACS Cent. Sci. 4, 230−234 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1021/acscentsci.7b00554

  12. Unidirectional molecular assembly alignment on graphene enabled by nanomechanical symmetry breaking
    Liu Hong, Taishi Nishihara, Yuh Hijikata, Yuhei Miyauchi & Kenichiro Itami
    Sci. Rep. 8, 2333 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-20760-z

  13. Molecular Design, Synthesis, and Asymmetric Catalysis of a Hexacoordinated Chiral Phosphate Ion
    Daisuke Uraguchi , Hitoshi Sasaki, Yuto Kimura, Takaki Ito, and Takashi Ooi
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 140, 2765−2768 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b13433

  14. Near infrared two-photon-excited and -emissive dyes based on a strapped excited-state intramolecular proton-transfer (ESIPT) scaffold
    Naoya Suzuki, Kayo Suda, Daisuke Yokogawa, Hirotaka Kitoh-Nishioka, Stephan Irle, Akihiro Ando, Luis M. G. Abegao, Kenji Kamada, Aiko Fukazawa and Shigehiro Yamaguchi
    Chem. Sci. 9, 2666–2673 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1039/c8sc00066b

  15. A pharmacological study of Arabidopsis cell fusion between the persistent synergid and endosperm
    Kazuki Motomura, Tomokazu Kawashima, Frédéric Berger, Tetsu Kinoshita, Tetsuya Higashiyama, Daisuke Maruyama
    J. Cell Sci. 131, jcs204123 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1242/jcs.204123

  16. A Water-soluble Warped Nanographene: Synthesis and Applications for Photo-induced Cell Death
    Hsing-An Lin, Yoshikatsu Sato, Yasutomo Segawa, Taishi Nishihara, Nagisa Sugimoto, Lawrence T. Scott, Tetsuya Higashiyama and Kenichiro Itami
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 57, 2874 –2878 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.201713387

  17. Synthesis of partially and fully fused polyaromatics by annulative chlorophenylene dimerization
    Yoshito Koga, Takeshi Kaneda, Yutaro Saito, Kei Murakami, Kenichiro Itami
    Science 359, 435–439 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1126/science.aap9801

  18. Chemical hijacking of auxin signaling with an engineered auxin-TIR1 pair
    Naoyuki Uchida, Koji Takahashi, Rie Iwasaki, Ryotaro Yamada, Masahiko Yoshimura, Takaho A Endo, Seisuke Kimura, Hua Zhang, Mika Nomoto, Yasuomi Tada, Toshinori Kinoshita, Kenichiro Itami, Shinya Hagihara & Keiko U Torii
    Nature Chem. Biol. 14, 299–305 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1038/nchembio.2555

  19. Seeded Polymerization through the Interplay of Folding and Aggregation of an Amino-Acid-based Diamide
    Soichiro Ogi, Kentarou Matsumoto and Shigehiro Yamaguchi
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 57, 2339–2343 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.201712119

  20. C-H Arylation of Phenanthrene with Trimethylphenylsilane by Pd/o-Chloranil Catalysis: Computational Studies on the Mechanism, Regioselectivity, and Role of o-Chloranil
    Mari Shibata, Hideto Ito, and Kenichiro Itami
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 140, 2196−2205 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b11260

  21. A Quintuple [6]Helicene with a Corannulene Core as a C5-Symmetric Propeller-Shaped π-System
    Kenta Kato, Yasutomo Segawa, Lawrence T. Scott and Kenichiro Itami
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 57, 1337–1341 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.201711985

  22. Design, synthesis and evaluation of c-turn mimetics as LSD1-selective inhibitors
    Yosuke Ota, Shin Miyamura, Misaho Araki, Yukihiro Itoh, Shusuke Yasuda, Mitsuharu Masuda, Tomoyuki Taniguchi, Yoshihiro Sowa, Toshiyuki Sakai, Kenichiro Itami, Junichiro Yamaguchi, Takayoshi Suzuki
    Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 26, 775−785 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.bmc.2017.12.045

  23. Directional Growth for Sperm Delivery
    Subramanian Sankaranarayanan and Tetsuya Higashiyama
    Sankaranarayanan S., Higashiyama T. (2017) Directional Growth for Sperm Delivery. In: Obermeyer G., Feijó J. (eds) Pollen Tip Growth. Springer, Cham
    DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-56645-0_8

  24. Synthesis of α-Fluoroimines by Copper-catalyzed Reaction of Diarylacetylenes and N-Fluorobenzenesulfonimide
    Shu Jan Yip, Tetsushi Yoshidomi, Kei Murakami, and Kenichiro Itami
    Chem. Lett. 47, 329–331 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1246/cl.171097

  25. Azaborines: synthesis and use in the generation of stabilized boron-substituted carbocations
    J. J. Clarke, P. Eisenberger, S. S. Piotrkowski and C. M. Crudden
    Dalton Trans. 47, 1791−1795 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1039/C7DT01329A

  26. Conformational dynamics of human protein kinase CK2a and its effect on function and inhibition
    Ashutosh Srivastava, Tsuyoshi Hirota, Stephan Irle, Florence Tama
    Proteins 86, 344–353 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1002/prot.25444

  27. Statistical Mechanics-Based Theoretical Investigation of Solvation Effects on Glucose Anomer Preferences
    Arifin, Daisuke Yokogawa, Udo Schnupf, and Stephan Irle
    J. Phys. Chem. B 122, 290−296 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.7b10270

  28. Preparation of Quaternary Centers via Nickel-Catalyzed Suzuki-Miyaura Cross-Coupling of Tertiary Sulfones
    Zachary T. Ariki, Yuuki Maekawa, Masakazu Nambo, and Cathleen M. Crudden
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 140, 78−81 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b10855

  29. Ultrastable Gold Nanoparticles Modified by Bidentate N-Heterocyclic Carbene Ligands
    Renee W. Y. Man, Chien-Hung Li, Michael W. A. MacLean, Olena V. Zenkina, Matthew T. Zamora, Lisa N. Saunders, Alexander Rousina-Webb, Masakazu Nambo, and Cathleen M. Crudden
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 140, 1576−1579 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b08516

  30. Ruthenium Nanoparticle-Decorated Porous Organic Network for Direct Hydrodeoxygenation of Long-Chain Fatty Acids to Alkanes
    Sujan Mondal, Ramana Singuru, Subhash Chandra Shit, Taku Hayashi, Stephan Irle, Yuh Hijikata, John Mondal, and Asim Bhaumik
    ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. 6, 1610−1619 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.7b02772

  31. Uncovering different states of topological defects in schlieren textures of a nematic liquid crystal
    Takuya Ohzono, Kaoru Katoh, Chenguang Wang, Aiko Fukazawa, Shigehiro Yamaguchi & Jun-ichi Fukuda
    Sci. Rep. 7, 16814 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-16967-1

  32. Hole-transporting materials based on thiophene-fused arenes from sulfur-mediated thienannulations
    Hsing-An Lin, Nobuhiko Mitoma, Lingkui Meng, Yasutomo Segawa, Atsushi Wakamiya and Kenichiro Itami
    Mater. Chem. Front. 2, 275−280 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1039/c7qm00473g

  33. A New Porous Polymer for Highly Efficient Capacitive Energy Storage
    Piyali Bhanja, Sabuj K. Das, Kousik Bhunia, Debabrata Pradhan, Taku Hayashi, Yuh Hijikata, Stephan Irle, and Asim Bhaumik
    ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. 6, 202−209 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.7b02234

  34. Exocytosis-coordinated mechanisms for tip growth underlie pollen tube 1 growth guidance
    Nan Luo, An Yan, Gang Liu, Jingzhe Guo, Duoyan Rong, Masahiro M. Kanaoka, Zhen Xiao, Guanshui Xu, Tetsuya Higashiyama, Xinping Cui & Zhenbiao Yang
    Nature Commun. 8, 1687 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1038/s41467-017-01452-0

  35. Sugar flux and signaling in plant-microbe interactions
    Margaret Bezrutczyk, Jungil Yang, Joon‐Seob Eom, Matthew Prior, Davide Sosso, Thomas Hartwig, Boris Szurek, Ricardo Oliva, Casiana Vera‐Cruz, Frank F. White, Bing Yang, Wolf B. Frommer
    Plant J. 93, 675–685 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1111/tpj.13775

  36. Capacitation in Plant and Animal Fertilization
    Subramanian Sankaranarayanan and Tetsuya Higashiyama
    Trends Plant Sci. 23, 129–139 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.tplants.2017.10.006

  37. Amphiphilic N‑Heterocyclic Carbene-Stabilized Gold Nanoparticles and Their Self-Assembly in Polar Solvents
    Mina R. Narouz, Chien-Hung Li, Ali Nazemi, and Cathleen M. Crudden
    Langmuir 33, 14211−14219 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b02248

  38. Enantiospecific and Iterative Suzuki−Miyaura Cross-Couplings
    Jason P. G. Rygus and Cathleen M. Crudden
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 139, 18124−18137 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b08326

  39. Synthesis of Tetraarylmethanes by the Triflic Acid-Promoted Formal Cross-Dehydrogenative Coupling of Triarylmethanes with Arenes
    Masakazu Nambo, Jacky C.-H. Yim, Kevin G. Fowler, Cathleen M. Crudden
    Synlett 28, 2936–2940 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1055/s-0036-1588563

  40. N‑Heterocyclic Carbene Self-Assembled Monolayers on Gold as Surface Plasmon Resonance Biosensors
    Zhijun Li, Kim Munro, Iraklli I. Ebralize, Mina R. Narouz, J. Daniel Padmos, Hongxia Hao, Cathleen M. Crudden, and J. Hugh Horton
    Langmuir 33, 13936−13944 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b0328

  41. Phosphole P-Oxide-Containing π-Electron Materials: Synthesis and Applications in Fluorescence Imaging
    Shigehiro Yamaguchi, Aiko Fukazawa, and Masayasu Taki
    Bull. Chem. Soc. Jpn. 75, 1179–1187 (2017)
    DOI: 10.5059/yukigoseikyokaishi.75.1179

  42. Characterization of UDP-glucosyltransferase from Indigofera tinctoria
    Shintaro Inoue, Toshiki Moriya, Rihito Morita, Keiko Kuwata, Sanjog T. Thul, Bijaya K. Sarangi, Yoshiko Minami
    Plant Physiol. Biochem. 121, 226−233 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.plaphy.2017.11.002

  43. Structural basis for receptor recognition of pollen tube attraction peptides
    Xiaoxiao Zhang, Weijia Liu, Takuya T. Nagae, Hidenori Takeuchi, Heqiao Zhang, Zhifu Han, Tetsuya Higashiyama & Jijie Chai
    Nature Commun. 8, 1331 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1038/s41467-017-01323-8

  44. Diastereo- and enantioselective phase-transfer alkylation of 3-substituted oxindoles with racemic secondary alkyl halides
    Kohsuke Ohmatsu, Yukino Furukawa, Mari Kiyokawa and Takashi Ooi
    Chem. Commun. 53, 13113--13116 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1039/C7CC07122A

  45. Catalytic α-Arylation of Ketones with Heteroaromatic Esters
    Ryota Isshiki, Ryosuke Takise, Kenichiro Itami, Kei Muto, Junichiro Yamaguchi
    Synlett 28, 2599−2603 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1055/s-0036-1589120

  46. Tuning the flexibility of interpenetrated frameworks by a small difference in the fluorene moiety
    Yunsheng Ma, Yuki Harada, Akihiro Hori, Yuh Hijikata, Liangchun Li and Ryotaro Matsuda
    Dalton Trans. 46, 15200−15203 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1039/c7dt03338a

  47. Insights into Land Plant Evolution Garnered from the Marchantia polymorpha Genome
    John L. Bowman, Takayuki Kohchi, Katsuyuki T. Yamato, Jerry Jenkins, Shengqiang Shu, Kimitsune Ishizaki, Shohei Yamaoka, Ryuichi Nishihama, Yasukazu Nakamura, Frederic Berger, Catherine Adam, Shiori Sugamata Aki, Felix Althoff, Takashi Araki, Mario A. Art
    Cell 171, 287–304 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.cell.2017.09.030

  48. Boron-Stabilized Planar Neutral π-Radicals with Well-Balanced Ambipolar Charge-Transport Properties
    Tomokatsu Kushida, Shusuke Shirai, Naoki Ando, Toshihiro Okamoto, Hiroyuki Ishii, Hiroyuki Matsui, Masakazu Yamagishi, Takafumi Uemura, Junto Tsurumi, Shun Watanabe, Jun Takeya, and Shigehiro Yamaguchi
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 139, 14336−14339 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b05471

  49. Synthesis of Octaaryl Naphthalenes and Anthracenes with Different Substituents
    Shin Suzuki, Kenichiro Itami and Junichiro Yamaguchi
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 56, 15010–15013 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.201709332

  50. An Expedient Procedure for the Synthesis of Benzo[4,5]silolo[2,3-b]thiophenes and Related Systems
    Susanne Bähr, Hiroaki Ogasawara, Shigehiro Yamaguchi, and Martin Oestreich
    Organometallics 36, 4013−4019 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.organomet.7b00619

  51. N-Heterocyclic Carbene Self-assembled Monolayers on Copper and Gold: Dramatic Effect of Wingtip Groups on Binding, Orientation and Assembly
    Christian R. Larrea, Christopher J. Baddeley, Mina R. Narouz, Nicholas J. Mosey, J. Hugh Horton, and Cathleen M. Crudden
    ChemPhysChem 18, 3536–3539 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1002/cphc.201701045

  52. Photochemical Intramolecular C-H Addition of Dimesityl-(hetero)arylboranes through a [1,6]-Sigmatropic Rearrangement
    Naoki Ando, Aiko Fukazawa, Tomokatsu Kushida, Yoshihito Shiota, Shuhei Itoyama, Kazunari Yoshizawa, Yasunori Matsui, Yutaro Kuramoto, Hiroshi Ikeda, and Shigehiro Yamaguchi
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 56, 12210–12214 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.201706929

  53. Selective Conversion of P=O-Bridged Rhodamines into P=ORhodols: Solvatochromic Near-Infrared Fluorophores
    Marek Grzybowski, Masayasu Taki, and Shigehiro Yamaguchi
    Chem. Eur. J. 23, 13028–13032 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1002/chem.201703456

  54. The hypothalamic-pituitary-thyroid axis and biological rhythms: The discovery of TSH's unexpected role using animal models
    Keisuke Ikegami, Takashi Yoshimura
    Best Pract. Res. Clin. Endoc. Metab. 31, 475–485 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.beem.2017.09.002

  55. Antiaromatic Dithieno-1,2-dihydro-1,2-diborin Splits Diatomic Hydrogen
    Takafumi Araki, Masato Hirai, Atsushi Wakamiya, Warren E. Piers, and Shigehiro Yamaguchi
    Chem. Lett. 46, 1714–1717 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1246/cl.170812

  56. Live imaging reveals the dynamics and regulation of mitochondrial nucleoids during the cell cycle in Fucci2-HeLa cells
    Taeko Sasaki, Yoshikatsu Sato, Tetsuya Higashiyama & Narie Sasaki
    Sci. Rep. 7, 11257 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-10843-8

  57. In Vitro Ovule Cultivation for Live-cell Imaging of Zygote Polarization and Embryo Patterning in Arabidopsis Thaliana
    Daisuke Kurihara, Yusuke Kimata, Tetsuya Higashiyama, Minako Ueda
    J. Vis. Exp. 127, e55975 (2017)
    DOI: 10.3791/55975

  58. Fluorescent labeling of the cyst nematode Heterodera glycines in deep-tissue live imaging
    Mina Ohtsu, Daisuke Kurihara, Yoshikatsu Sato, Takuya Suzaki, Masayoshi Kawaguchi, Daisuke Maruyama, Tetsuya Higashiyama
    Cytologia 82, 251–259 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1508/cytologia.82.251

  59. Seasonal Rhythms: The Role of Thyrotropin and Thyroid Hormones
    Tomoya Nakamura, Takashi Yoshimura
    Thyroid 28, 4-10 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1089/thy.2017.0186

  60. Dynamic plasticity in phototransduction regulates seasonal changes in color perception
    Tsuyoshi Shimmura, Tomoya Nakayama, Ai Shinomiya, Shoji Fukamachi, Masaki Yasugi, Eiji Watanabe, Takayuki Shimo, Takumi Senga, Toshiya Nishimura, Minoru Tanaka, Yasuhiro Kamei, Kiyoshi Naruse & Takashi Yoshimura
    Nature Commun. 8, 412 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1038/s41467-017-00432-8

  61. Oxidative Homocoupling Reaction of Aryltrimethylsilanes by Pd/o-chloranil Catalysis
    Mari Shibata, Hideto Ito, and Kenichiro Itami
    Chem. Lett. 46, 1701–1704 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1246/cl.170723

  62. A covalent G-site inhibitor for glutathione S-transferase Pi (GSTP1-1)
    Yuko Shishido, Fumiaki Tomoike, Yasuaki Kimura, Keiko Kuwata, Takato Yano, Kenji Fukui, Haruka Fujikawa, Yoshitaka Sekido, Yuko Murakami-Tonami, Tomoshi Kameda, Satoshi Shuto and Hiroshi Abe
    Chem. Commun. 53, 11138−11141 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1039/c7cc05829b

  63. Chemical Synthesis of the Highly Hydrophobic Antiviral Membrane Associated Protein IFITM3 and Modified Variants
    Thibault J Harmand, Vijaya R Pattabiraman and Jeffrey W. Bode
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 56, 12639–12643 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.201707554

  64. Discovery of synthetic small molecules that enhance the number of stomata: C-H functionalization chemistry for plant biology
    Asraa Ziadi, Naoyuki Uchida, Hiroe Kato, Rina Hisamatsu, Ayato Sato, Shinya Hagihara, Kenichiro Itami and Keiko U. Torii
    Chem. Commun. 53, 9632–9635 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1039/c7cc04526c

  65. Rapid Access to Nanographenes and Fused Heteroaromatics by Palladium-Catalyzed Annulative π-Extension Reaction of Unfunctionalized Aromatics with Diiodobiaryls
    Wataru Matsuoka, Hideto Ito and Kenichiro Itami
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 56, 12224–12228 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.201707486

  66. Annulative π-Extension (APEX): Rapid Access to Fused Arenes, Heteroarenes, and Nanographenes
    Hideto Ito, Kyohei Ozaki, and Kenichiro Itami
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 56, 11144–11164 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.201701058

  67. Structural Diversification of Light‐Metal Coordination Polymers Using 4‐(Methylsulfonyl)benzoate with a Charge‐Polarized Neutral Methylsulfonyl Coordination Moiety
    Rika Ochi, Shin-ichiro Noro, Yuh Hijikata, Kazuya Kubo, and Takayoshi Nakamura
    Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2017, 4013–4019 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201700627

  68. Pollen tube navigation can inspire microrobot design
    Tetsuya Higashiyama
    Science Robotics 2, eaao1891 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1126/scirobotics.aao1891

  69. Super-Photostable Phosphole-Based Dye for Multiple-Acquisition Stimulated Emission Depletion Imaging
    Chenguang Wang, Masayasu Taki, Yoshikatsu Sato, Aiko Fukazawa, Tetsuya Higashiyama, and Shigehiro Yamaguchi
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 139, 10374−10381 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b04418

  70. Unraveling the plasma-material interface with real time diagnosis of dynamic boron conditioning in extreme tokamak plasmas
    F. Javier Domínguez-Gutiérrez, Felipe Bedoya, Predrag S. Krstić, Jean P. Allain, Stephan Irle, Charles H. Skinner, Robert Kaita and Bruce Koel
    Nucl. Fusion 57 086050 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1088/1741-4326/aa7b17

  71. Multiscale Simulations on Charge Transport in Covalent Organic Frameworks Including Dynamics of Transfer Integrals from the FMODFTB/LCMO Approach
    Hirotaka Kitoh-Nishioka, Kai Welke, Yoshio Nishimoto, Dmitri G. Fedorov, and Stephan Irle
    J. Phys. Chem. C 121, 17712−17726 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b05779

  72. Laterally π-Extended Dithia[6]helicenes with Heptagons: Saddle-Helix Hybrid Molecules
    Takao Fujikawa, Yasutomo Segawa, and Kenichiro Itami
    J. Org. Chem. 82, 7745–7749 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.joc.7b01540

  73. Synthesis of seminaphtho-phospha-fluorescein dyes based on the consecutive arylation of aryldichlorophosphines
    Aiko Fukazawa, Junichi Usuba, Raul A. Adler and Shigehiro Yamaguchi
    Chem. Commun. 53, 8565-8568 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1039/c7cc04323f

  74. Pd-Catalyzed Desulfonative Cross-Coupling of Benzylic Sulfone Derivatives with 1,3-Oxazole
    Jacky C.-H. Yim, Masakazu Nambo, and Cathleen M. Crudden
    Org. Lett. 19, 3715–3718 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.orglett.7b01510

  75. Functional characterization of a constitutively active kinase variant of Arabidopsis phototropin 1
    Jan Petersen, Shin-ichiro Inoue, Sharon M. Kelly, Stuart Sullivan, Toshinori Kinoshita, and John M. Christie
    J. Biol. Chem. 292, 13843–13852 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1074/jbc.M117.799643

  76. Aromatic C-H amination: a radical approach for adding new functions into biology- and materials-oriented aromatics
    Kei Murakami, Gregory J. P. Perry and Kenichiro Itami
    Org. Biomol. Chem. 15, 6071–6075 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1039/c7ob00985b

  77. ESIPT-active organic compounds with white luminescence based on crystallization-induced keto emission (CIKE)
    Huapeng Liu, Xiao Cheng, Houyu Zhang, Yue Wang, Hongyu Zhang and Shigehiro Yamaguchi
    Chem. Commun. 53, 7832-7835 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1039/c7cc03758a

  78. Thiazole-Based σ1 Receptor Ligands: Diversity by Late-Stage C−H Arylation of Thiazoles, Structure-Affinity and Selectivity Relationships, and Molecular Interactions
    Artur K. Kokornaczyk, Dirk Schepmann, Junichiro Yamaguchi, Kenichiro Itami, Erik Laurini, Maurizio Fermeglia, Sabrina Pricl, and Bernhard Wünsch
    ChemMedChem 12, 1070–1080 (2017)
    DOI: 10.1002/cmdc.201700166

  79. Global rise of potential health hazards caused by blue light-induced circadian disruption in modern aging societies
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