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·Martinez-Cuezva, A.; Lopez-Leonardo, C.; Bautista, D.; Alajarin, M.; Berna, J. Stereocontrolled Synthesis of β-Lactams within [2]Rotaxanes: Showcasing the Chemical Consequences of the Mechanical Bond. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2016, 138, 8726–8729.


·Martinez-Cuezva, A.; Carro-Guillen, F.; Pastor, A.; Marin-Luna, M.; Orenes, R.-A.; Alajarin, M.; Berna, J. Co-conformational Exchange Triggered by Molecular Recognition in a Di(acylamino)pyridine-Based Molecular Shuttle Containing Two Pyridine Rings at the Macrocycle. ChemPhysChem, 2016, 17, 1920–1926.

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Special Issue on Molecular Machines

* Contribution to the

Special Issue on Molecular Machines


·Alajarin, M.; Egea, A.; Orenes, R.-A.; Vidal, A. Lewis acid catalyzed [3 + 2] annulation of ketenimines with donor-acceptor cyclopropanes: an approach to 2-alkylidenepyrrolidine derivatives. Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry, 2016, 14, 10275–10284.



·Alajarin, M.; Marin-Luna, M.; Sanchez-Andrada, P.; Vidal, A. Tandem processes promoted by a hydrogen shift in 6-arylfulvenes bearing acetalic units at ortho position: a combined experimental and computational study. Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2016, 12, 260–270.

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