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Chowdhury, S, Chanda, T, Koley, S, Ramulu, BJ, Jones, RCF, Singh, MS (2015) Organoindium mediated Csp(3)-S cross-coupling/migratory allenylation/thioannulation cascade: expedient synthesis of highly substituted thiophene frameworks, TETRAHEDRON, 71(12), pp.1844-1850, ISSN: 0040-4020. DOI: 10.1016/j.tet.2015.01.065.

Jones, RCF, Chatterley, A, Marty, R, Owton, WM, Elsegood, MRJ (2015) Isoxazole to oxazole: a mild and unexpected transformation, CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, 51(6), pp.1112-1115, ISSN: 1359-7345. DOI: 10.1039/c4cc07999j.

Chowdhury, S, Chanda, T, Koley, S, Ramulu, BJ, Jones, RCF, Singh, MS (2014) Organoindium mediated Csp3-S cross-coupling/migratory allenylation/thioannulation cascade: Expedient synthesis of highly substituted thiophene frameworks, Tetrahedron, ISSN: 0040-4020. DOI: 10.1016/j.tet.2015.01.065.

Chowdhury, S, Chanda, T, Gupta, A, Koley, S, Ramulu, BJ, Jones, RCF, Singh, MS (2014) Indium(0)-Mediated C(sp)3-S/O Cross-Coupling Approach Towards the Regioselective Alkylation of alpha-Enolic Esters/Dithioesters: A Mechanistic Insight, EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 2014(14), pp.2964-2971, ISSN: 1434-193X. DOI: 10.1002/ejoc.201301788.

Chanda, T, Chowdhury, S, Ramulu, BJ, Koley, S, Jones, RCF, Singh, MS (2014) Regioselective quadruple domino aldolization/aldol condensation/Michael/SNAr-cyclization: construction of hexacyclic indeno-fused C-nor-D-homo-steroid frameworks, TETRAHEDRON, 70(12), pp.2190-2194, ISSN: 0040-4020. DOI: 10.1016/j.tet.2014.01.059.

Jones, RCF, Bullous, JP, Law, CCM, Elsegood, MRJ (2014) New routes towards reutericyclin analogues, Chemical Communications, 50(13), pp.1588-1590, ISSN: 1359-7345. DOI: 10.1039/c3cc47867j.

Srivastava, A, Shukla, G, Nagaraju, A, Verma, GK, Raghuvanshi, K, Jones, RCF, Singh, MS (2014) In(OTf)(3)-catalysed one-pot versatile pyrrole synthesis through domino annulation of alpha-oxoketene-N,S-acetals with nitroolefins, ORGANIC & BIOMOLECULAR CHEMISTRY, 12(29), pp.5484-5491, ISSN: 1477-0520. DOI: 10.1039/c4ob00781f.

Jones, R (2014) Three tri-thia-diazepines and a tri-thia-triazepine, Acta Crystallographica Section C: Structural Chemistry, 70(1), pp.60-66, DOI: 10.1107/S2053229613033287.

Chowdhury, S, Chanda, T, Koley, S, Ramulu, BJ, Jones, RCF, Singh, MS (2013) Palladium Catalyzed Oxidative Coupling of alpha-Enolic Dithioesters: A New Entry to 3,4,5-Trisubstituted 1,2-Dithioles via a Double Activation Strategy, ORGANIC LETTERS, 15(20), pp.5386-5389, ISSN: 1523-7060. DOI: 10.1021/ol402728y.

Jones, RCF and Nichols, JR (2013) Coenzyme-inspired chemistry 2: 4,5-dihydroimidazolium ylides (NHCs) and the reactions of 2-(1-hydroxyalkyl)-4,5-dihydroimidazoles, ORGANIC & BIOMOLECULAR CHEMISTRY, 11(35), pp.5926-5935, ISSN: 1477-0520. DOI: 10.1039/c3ob40884a.

Jones, RCF and Nichols, JR (2013) Coenzyme-inspired chemistry 1: the C-2 alkylation of 4,5-dihydroimidazoles, TETRAHEDRON, 69(20), pp.4114-4119, ISSN: 0040-4020. DOI: 10.1016/j.tet.2013.03.040.

Jones, RCF, Law, CCM, Elsegood, MRJ (2013) Explorations of an intramolecular route to pyrrolo[3,4-b]isoxazoles: An unexpected retro-Claisen reaction, Arkivoc, 2013(3), pp.81-87, ISSN: 1551-7012. DOI: 10.3998/ark.5550190.0014.307.

Duffy, LJ, Garcia-Torres, J, Jones, RCF, Elsegood, MRJ, Allin, SM (2013) Application of a Dual Fries-Claisen Protocol to Access Pyranonaphthoquinone Natural Products, SYNLETT, 24(2), pp.185-188, ISSN: 0936-5214. DOI: 10.1055/s-0032-1317943.

Jones, RCF, Choudhury, AK, Dawson, CE, Lumley, C, McKee, V (2012) Dehydrogenation-halogenation of a 4,5,6,7-tetrahydroisoxazolo[4,3-c] pyridin-4-one to provide a scaffold for acylpyridones, Arkivoc, 2012(7), pp.12-24, ISSN: 1551-7012.

Jones, RCF, Choudhury, AK, Iley, JN, Light, ME, Loizou, G, Pillainayagam, TA (2012) Aldol elaboration of 4,5,6,7-tetrahydroisoxazolo[4,3-c]pyridin-4-ones, masked precursors to acylpyridones, Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry, 8, pp.308-312, DOI: 10.3762/bjoc.8.33.

Jones, RCF, Choudhury, AK, Iley, JN, Light, ME, Loizou, G, Pillainayagam, TA (2012) Aldol elaboration of 4,5,6,7-tetrahydroisoxazolo[4,3-c]pyridin-4-ones, masked precursors to acylpyridones, BEILSTEIN JOURNAL OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, 8, pp.308-312, ISSN: 1860-5397. DOI: 10.3762/bjoc.8.33.

Jones, RCF, Iley, JN, Loizou, G (2012) A new 3-(ethoxycarbonylmethyl)isoxazolopyridone as a precursor to acylpyridones, Heterocycles, 84(2), pp.1235-1244, ISSN: 0385-5414. DOI: 10.3987/COM-11-S(P)15.

Duffy, LJ, Garcia-Torres, J, Jones, RCF, Allin, SM (2012) Development of a Dual Fries-Claisen Rearrangement Strategy, Synlett, 23, pp.1821-1823, ISSN: 0936-5214.

Jones, RCF, Iley, JN, Loizou, G (2012) A new 3-(ethoxycarbonylmethyl)isoxazolopyridone as a precursor to acylpyridones, Heterocycles, 84(2), pp.1235-1244, ISSN: 0385-5414.

Jones, RCF, Choudhury, AK, Dawson, CE, Lumley, C, McKee, V (2012) Dehydrogenation–halogenation of a 4,5,6,7-tetrahydroisoxazolo[4,3-c]pyridin-4-one to provide a scaffold for acylpyridones, ARKIVOC, 2012(vii), pp.12-24.

Jones, RCF, Howard, KJ, Snaith, JS, Blake, AJ, Li, W-S, Steel, PJ (2011) Cycloaddition of homochiral dihydroimidazoles: A 1,3-dipolar cycloaddition route to optically active pyrrolo[1,2-a]imidazoles, ORGANIC & BIOMOLECULAR CHEMISTRY, 9(1), pp.297-306, ISSN: 1477-0520. DOI: 10.1039/c0ob00529k.

Jones, RCF, Crumpling, LJ, Iley, JN (2011) Novel heterocyclic α-amino acids with sulfur-containing side-chains, Arkivoc, 2011(4), pp.104-114, ISSN: 1551-7012.

Jones, RCF, Seager, LE, Elsegood, MRJ (2011) 3-(1-Aminoalkyl)pyrazole- and 4,5-Dihydropyrazole-5-carboxylic Acids as Peptide Bond Replacements, Synlett, (2), pp.211-214, ISSN: 0936-5214.

Jones, RCF, Howard, KJ, Snaith, JS, Blake, AJ, Li, WS, Steel, PJ (2011) An enantioselective route to pyrrolidines: removal of the chiral template from homochiral pyrroloimidazoles, Tetrahedron, 67, pp.8925-8936, ISSN: 0040-4020.

Jones, RCF, Howard, KJ, Snaith, JS, Blake, AJ, Li, WS, Steel, PJ (2011) Cycloaddition of Homochiral Dihydroimidazoles: A 1,3-Dipolar Cycloaddition Route to Optically Active Pyrrolo [1,2-a] imidazoles., Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry, 9,(1), pp.297-306, ISSN: 1477-0520.

Jones, RCF, Iley, JN, Sanchis Amat, M, Zhang, X, McKee, V, Coles, SJ, Gelbrich, T (2011) Imidazolium Ylides from a Conjugate Addition - Proton Transfer Route and their Cycloaddition Reactions., Chemical Communications, 47, pp.7965-7967, ISSN: 1359-7345.

Jones, RCF, Crumpling, LJ, Iley, JN (2011) Novel heterocyclic α-amino acids with sulfur-containing side-chains, ARKIVOC, 2011,(iv), pp.82-103, ISSN: 1551-7012.

Jones, RCF, Rafiq, S, Elsegood, MRJ, McKee, V, Slater, MJ (2010) An Unexpected Stereochemical Course of Dihydroimidazolium Ylide Cycloadditions, Chemistry: An Asian Journal, 3(5), pp.461-465, ISSN: 1861-4728.

Jones, RCF, Choudhury, AK, Iley, JN, Loizou, G, Lumley, C, McKee, V (2010) New Methodologies for Synthesis of 3-Acylpyridone Metabolites, Synlett, 2010(4), pp.654-658, ISSN: 0936-5214.

Jones, RCF (2010) The Annulation of 2-Imidazolines, Advances in Heterocyclic Chemistry, 101, pp.125-160.

Jones, RCF, Iley, JN, Sanchis Amat, M, Zhang, X, Elsegood, MRJ (2009) A Catalytic Dipolar Cycloaddition Route to Pyrroloimidazoles, Tetrahedron Letters, 50, pp.3577-3579.

Jones, RCF, Yau, SC, Iley, JN, Smith, JE, Dickson, J, Elsegood, MRJ, McKee, V, Coles, SJ (2009) Synthesis of the Pyoverdin Chromophore by a Biomimetic Oxidative Cyclisation, Organic Letters, 11, pp.1519-1522.

Jones, RCF, Berthelot, DJC, Iley, JN (2007) An Alkylation route to carbo- and heteroaromatic amino acids, ARKIVOC, (xi), pp.73-84.

Jones, RCF, Hollis, SJ, Iley, JN (2007) Intermolecular 1,3-Dipolar Cycloadditions of Azomethine Imines, ARKIVOC, (v), pp.152-166.

Lory, PMJ, Jones, RCF, Iley, JN, Coles, SJ, Hursthouse, MB (2006) Intramolecular 1,3-dipolar cycloadditions of dihydroimidazolinium ylides: synthesis of pyrrolo[1,2,3-de]quinoxalines and imidazo[1,2-a]indoles, Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry, 4(16), pp.3155-3165, ISSN: 1477-0520. DOI: 10.1039/b605458g.

Christie, S, Davoile, RJ, Jones, RCF (2006) Preparation of Highly Substituted Pyrrolidines via an Organometallic Dipole, Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry, 4(14), pp.2683-2684, ISSN: 1477-0520. DOI: 10.1039/b605329g.

Christie, S, Davoile, RJ, Elsegood, MRJ, Fryatt, R, Jones, RCF, Pritchard, GJ (2004) Novel formation and use of a Nicholas carbocation in the synthesis of highly substituted tetrahydrofurans, Chemical Communications, 2004(21), pp.2474-2475, ISSN: 1359-7345. DOI: 10.1039/b411367e.

Jones, RCF and Pillainayagam, TA (2004) Pyrroloisoxazoles as a Building Block for 3-Enoyltetramic Acids, Synlett, 2004(15), pp.2815-2817, ISSN: 0936-5214. DOI: 10.1055/s-2004-835640.

Jones, RCF and Hirst, SC (2003) A new chiral heterocyclic 1,1-enediamine as a precursor to piperidines, ARKIVOC, (Part ii), pp.133-140.

Kilburn, JP, Lau, J, Jones, RCF (2003) Solid-phase synthesis of substituted 1,3,4-thiadiazoles, Tetrahedron Letters, 44, pp.7825-7828.

Jones, RCF, Iley, JN, Lory, PMJ (2002) Synthesis of some new 2-heterosubstituted 4,5-dihydroimidazoles, ARKIVOC, pp.152-163, ISSN: 1551-7004.

Jones, RCF and Duller, KAM (2002) A new 3-ethoxycarbonylisoxazolopyridone as a precursor to acylpyridones, ARKIVOC, (Part viii), pp.34-39, Full text: http://www.arkat-usa.org/ark/journal/2002/Padwa/AP-500H/500H.htm .

Kilburn, JP, Lau, J, Jones, RCF (2002) A novel facile solid-phase strategy for the synthesis of N,N',N''-substituted guanidines, Tetrahedron, 58(9), pp.1739-1743, ISSN: 0040-4020. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4020(02)00033-9.

Christie, S, Davoile, RJ, Jones, RCF (2002) Exploration of Nicholas methodology using chiral heterobimetallic cobalt-molybdenum propargylium complexes, Tetrahedron Letters, 43, pp.7167-7170, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(02)01670-2.

Jones, RCF, Collighan, RJ, Crane, J, Hodges, NJ, Ling, MS, Stroud, J (2002) New 6-Ethoxyquinolines as Simple Optoquine Analogues, Synthetic Communications, 32, pp.3185-3191.

Kilburn, JP, Lau, J, Jones, RCF (2002) Substituted 2-amino-1,3,4-thiadiazines: a novel solid-phase approach, Tetrahedron Letters, 43, pp.3309-3311.

Jones, RCF, Iley, JN, Lory, PMJ (2002) Synthesis of Some New 2-Heterosubstituted 4,5-Dihydroimidazoles, ARKIVOC, (Part vi), pp.153-164, Full text: http://www.arkat-usa.org/ark/journal/2002/Rees/CF-398B/398B.htm .

Jones, R (2001) A second crosslinking strategy, European Coatings Journal, (9), pp.48-53, ISSN: 0930-3847.

Jones, RCF, Berthelot, DJC, Iley, JN (2001) Synthesis by Conjugate Radical Addition of New Heterocyclic Amino Acids with Nucleobase Side Chains, Tetrahedron, 57(30), pp.6539-6555, ISSN: 0040-4020. DOI: 10.1016/s0040-4020(01)00546-4.

Kilburn, JP, Lau, J, Jones, RCF (2001) 1,3,4-Oxadiazole formation; a novel solid support strategy, Tetrahedron Letters, 42, pp.2583-2586.

Jones, RCF and Dickson, J (2001) Imidazoline Pseudopeptides as Mimics of Reverse Turn Structures, J. Peptide Sci, 7, pp.220-223.

Jones, RCF, Iley, JN, Smith, JE (2001) Oxidative Cyclization of Cyclic Amidines, 5th International Electronic Conference on Synthetic Organic Chemistry (ECSOC-5), c0028, Full text: http://www.mdpi.org/ecsoc-5.htm .

Jones, RCF, Iley, JN, Lory, PMJ, Coles, SC, Light, ME, Hursthouse, MB (2001) Pyrrolo[1,2,3-de]quinoxalines: unexpected products from 1,3-dipolar cycloaddition of dihydroimidazolium ylides, Tetrahedron Letters, 42, pp.3951-3954.

Jones, RCF, Hollis, SJ, Iley, JN (2000) 3-(1-Aminoalkyl)isoxazole-4-carboxylic acids as peptide bond replacements, Tetrahedron: Asymmetry, 11, pp.3273-3276.

Jones, RCF, Martin, JN, Smith, P (2000) A Chiral Imidazoline Nitrone: A Cycloaddition Route to Imidazoisoxazoles and Pyrroloimidazoles, Synlett, pp.967-970.

Jones, RCF and Dimopoulos, P (2000) A New Protocol for the Synthesis of N(1)-Unsubstituted 2-Substituted 2-Imidazolines, Tetrahedron, 56, pp.2061-2074.

Jones, RCF and Dickson, J (2000) An imidazoline pseudodipeptide suitable for solid phase peptide synthesis, Journal of Peptide Science, 6, pp.621-624.

Jones, RCF and Dickson, J (2000) An Imidazoline Pseudodipeptide Suitable for Solid Phase Peptide Synthesis, Journal of Peptide Science, 6(12), pp.621-624, ISSN: 1075-2617.

Jones, RCF, Iley, JN, Lory, PMJ (2000) An Unexpected Result from a 1,3-Dipolar Cycloaddition: Synthesis of Pyrrolo[1,2,3-de]quinoxalines, 4th International Electronic Conference on Synthetic Organic Chemsitry (ECSOC-4), a0043, Full text: http://www.mdpi.org/ecsoc-4.htm .

Jones, RCF, Martin, JN, Smith, P (2000) Chiral Nitrone Reagents for Cycloaddition Reactions, Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry, 37, pp.481-486.

Jones, RCF, Kilburn, JP, Lau, J (2000) Solid Phase Synthesis of Substituted 2-Aminomethylbenzimidazoles, Tetrahedron Letters, 41, pp.5419-5421.

Jones, RCF, Berthelot, DJC, Iley, JN (2000) Synthesis by conjugate radical addition of new heterocyclic amino acids with nucleic acid bases in their side chains, Chemical Communications, pp.2131-2132.

Jones, RCF, Martin, JN, Smith, P, Gelbrich, T, Light, ME, Hursthouse, MB (2000) Synthesis of ene-1,1-diamines and pyrrolo[1,2-a]imidazolediones by 4,5-dihydroimidazole N-oxide cycloaddition and isoxazoline ring opening, Chemical Communications, pp.1949-1950.

Jones, RCF, Dimopoulos, P, Coles, SC, Light, ME, Hursthouse, MB (2000) Synthesis of Imidazo[1,2-a]pyridines from Unactivated 2-Alkyl-4,5-dihydroimidazoles through Conjugate N-Addition, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, pp.2331-2342.

Jones, RCF, Bhalay, G, Carter, PA, Duller, KAM, Dunn, SH (1999) 1,3-Dipolar cycloaddition route to nitrogen heterocyclic triones, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, pp.765-776.

Jones, RCF, Bhalay, G, Patience, JM, Patel, P (1999) A Pyrone Strategy for the Synthesis of 3-Acyletramic Acids, Journal of Chemical Research (Synopses), pp.250-251.

Jones, RCF, Bhalay, G, Patience, JM, Patel, P (1999) A Pyrone Strategy for the Synthesis of 3-Acyltetramic Acids, Journal of Chemical Research (Miniprint), pp.1201-1220.

Jones, RCF, Dawson, CE, O'Mahony, MJ, Patel, P (1999) A Second-Generation Cycloaddition Route to 3-Acyl-4-hydroxypyridin-2-ones, Tetrahedron Letters, 40, pp.4085-4088.

Jones, RCF, Dawson, CE, O'Mahony, MJ (1999) A Second-Generation Cycloaddition Route to 5-Substituted 3-Acyltetramic Acids, Synlett, pp.873-876.

Gates, PJ, Kearney, GC, Jones, RCF, Leadlay, PF, Staunton, J (1999) Structural Elucidation Studies of Erythromycins by Electrospray Tandem Mass Spectrometry, Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 13, pp.242-246.

Kearney, GC, Gates, PJ, Leadlay, PF, Staunton, J, Jones, RCF (1999) Structural Elucidation Studies of Erythromycins by Electrospray Tandem Mass Spectrometry II, Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 13, pp.1650-1656.

Jones, RCF, Duller, KAM, Vulto, SIE (1998) 1,3-Dipolar Cycloaddition Route to Oxygen Heterocyclic Triones, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, pp.411-416.

Jones, RCF, Howard, KJ, Nichols, JR, Snaith, JS (1998) Annulation of dihydroimidazoles: a 1,3-dipolar cycloaddition route to pyrrolo[1,2- ]imidazoles, pyrrolidines and pyrroles, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, pp.2061-2072.

Patel, P, Jones, RC, Hirst, SC, Smallridge, MJ (1998) Annulation of Imidazolines with -Electrophiles: Synthesis of Imidazo[1,2-a]pyridines, Tetrahedron, 54, pp.6191-6200.

Jones, RCF, Howard, KJ, Snaith, JS (1997) A Rapid Assembly of Homochiral 2,3,4-Trisubstituted Pyrrolidines, Tetrahedron Letters, 38, pp.1647-1650.

Jones, RCF, Patel, P, Hirst, SC, Turner, I (1997) Alkylation of an Imidazolidine Enaminoester: A New Sequence for the Cα-Alkylation of 4,5-Dihydroimidazoles, Tetrahedron, 53, pp.11781-11790.

Jones, RCF, Snaith, JS, Anderson, MW, Smallridge, MJ (1997) Condensation Reactions of 4,5-Dihydroimidazoles: Preparation and Conjugate Additions of 2-Alkenyl-4,5-dihydroimidazoles, Tetrahedron, 53, pp.1111-1122.

Jones, RCF, Howard, KJ, Snaith, JS (1996) An enantioselective route to pyrrolidines: Removal of the chiral template from homochiral pyrroloimidazoles, Tetrahedron Letters, 37(10), pp.1711-1714, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/0040-4039(96)00114-1.

Jones, RCF, Dunn, SH, Duller, KAM (1996) An Alternative Isoxazole Route to α-Alkoxycarbonyl-β-diketones, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, pp.1319-1321.

Jones, RCF, Howard, KJ, Snaith, JS (1996) An Enantioselective Route to Pyrrolidines: Removal of the Chiral Template from Homochiral Pyrroloimidazoles, Tetrahedron Letters, 37, pp.1711-1714.

Jones, RCF, Howard, KJ, Snaith, JS (1996) Cycloaddition of Homochiral Imidazolinium Ylides: A Route to Optically Active Pyrroloimidazoles, Tetrahedron Letters, 37, pp.1707-1710.

Jones, RCF, Crombie, L, Darwish, B, Toplis, D, Begley, MJ (1996) Reactions Between (E)-5,5'-Dimesitylbifuranylidenediones and the Horner-Wittig Reagent, Tetrahedron Letters, 37, pp.9255-9258.

Gilbert, IH, Rees, DC, Crockett, AK, Jones, RCF (1995) Imidazolines as amide bond replacements, Tetrahedron, 51(22), pp.6315-6336, ISSN: 0040-4020. DOI: 10.1016/0040-4020(95)00273-B.

Jones, RCF, Bhalay, G, Carter, PA, Duller, KAM, Vulto, SIE (1994) A cycloaddition approach to 3-acyltetramic and 3-acyltetronic acids, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, (18), pp.2513-2515, ISSN: 1472-7781.

Jones, RCF and Crockett, AK (1993) The synthesis of unusual tetrahydropyrimidine amino acids, Tetrahedron Letters, 34(46), pp.7459-7462, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)60152-1.

Jones, RCF, Turner, I, Howard, KJ (1993) A new route to homochiral piperidines, Tetrahedron Letters, 34(39), pp.6329-6332, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)73744-0.

Crombie, L, Haigh, D, Jones, RCF, Mat-Zin, AR (1993) Synthesis of the alkaloids hopromine, hoprominol and hopromalinol, using transamidation methods, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, (17), pp.2055-2068, ISSN: 1472-7781.

Jones, RCF, Bhalay, G, Carter, PA (1993) An isoxazole route to unsaturated α-alkoxycarbonyl-β-diketones, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, (15), pp.1715-1716, ISSN: 1472-7781.

Jones, RCF and Howard, KJ (1993) 1,3-Dipolar cycloadditions of 4,5-dihydroimidazolium ylides: New protocols for the synthesis of pyrrolidines and pyrrolo[1,2-a]pyrazines, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, (20), pp.2391-2393, ISSN: 1472-7781.

Crombie, L, Haigh, D, Jones, RCF, Mat-Zin, AR (1993) Synthesis of the alkaloid homaline in (±) and natural (S,S)-(-) forms, using amination and transamidative ring expansion in liquid ammonia, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, (17), pp.2047-2054, ISSN: 1472-7781.

Begley, MJ, Crombie, L, Haigh, D, Jones, RCF, Osborne, S, Webster, RAB (1993) Study of the transamidative ring expansion of N-ω-halogenoalkyl- β-lactams of alkyl chain lengths 2-12 in liquid ammonia and other liquid amines: Syntheses of 7-, 8- and 9-membered 1,5-diaza cyclic ketones, including routes to (±)-dihydroperiphylline and (±)-celabenzine, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, (17), pp.2027-2046, ISSN: 1472-7781.

Jones, RCF, Hirst, SC, Turner, I (1991) A new sequence for the Cα-alkylation of 4,5-dihydroimidazoles, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, (4), pp.953-954, ISSN: 1472-7781.

Jones, RCF and Tankard, M (1991) A new sequence for the synthesis of 3-(poly)enoyltetramic acids, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, (1), pp.240-241, ISSN: 1472-7781.

Jones, RCF, Tankard, M, Higton, AM (1991) Studies towards a hydrophobic serine protease model, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters, 1(7), pp.353-356, ISSN: 0960-894X. DOI: 10.1016/S0960-894X(01)80471-6.

Jones, RCF and Jones, RF (1990) Synthesis of ikarugamycin: Studies on the carbotricyclic sub-unit, Tetrahedron Letters, 31(23), pp.3363-3366, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)89066-8.

Jones, RCF and Patience, JM (1990) New protocols for the synthesis of substituted 4-O-methyl tetramates, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, (8), pp.2350-2351, ISSN: 1472-7781.

Jones, RCF and Schofield, J (1990) 2-Methyl-4,5-dihydroimidazole as a doubly nucleophilic unit: Preparation of dihydroimidazole azaprostanoids, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, (2), pp.375-383, ISSN: 1472-7781.

Jones, RCF, Smallridge, MJ, Chapleo, CB (1990) Tetrahydrofolate coenzyme models: Synthesis of tetrahydroimidazoisoquinolines and tetrahydroimidazoquinolines, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, (2), pp.385-391, ISSN: 1472-7781.

Jones, RCF and Nichols, JR (1990) Tetrahydrofolate coenzyme models: Imidazolines as nucleophilic C1-transfer reagents, Tetrahedron Letters, 31(12), pp.1767-1770, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)88876-0.

Jones, RCF and Tankard, M (1990) Enantiospecific synthesis of the hexahydrofuran unit of erythroskyrine, a pentaenoyltetramic acid metabolite, Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications, (10), pp.765-767, ISSN: 0022-4936. DOI: 10.1039/C39900000765.

Jones, RCF, Begley, MJ, Peterson, GE, Sumaria, S (1990) Acylation of pyrrolidine-2,4-diones: A synthesis of 3-acyltetramic acids, x-ray molecular structure of 3-[1-(difluoroboryloxy)ethylidene]-5-isopropyl-1- methyl-pyrrolidine-2,4-dione, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, (7), pp.1959-1968, ISSN: 1472-7781.

Jones, RCF and Jones, RF (1990) Synthesis of ikarugamycin: Model studies on a new strategy for the closure of ring C, Tetrahedron Letters, 31(23), pp.3367-3368, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)89067-X.

Jones, RCF, Nichols, JR, Cox, MT (1990) Annulation of imidazolines: A 1,3-dipolar cycloaddition route to pyrroloimidazoles, pyrrolidines and pyrroles, Tetrahedron Letters, 31(16), pp.2333-2336, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/0040-4039(90)80221-7.

Jones, RCF and Nichols, JR (1990) Thiamine coenzyme models: Imidazolinium ylides and the reactions of 2-(hydroxyalkyl)imidazolines, Tetrahedron Letters, 31(12), pp.1771-1774, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)88877-2.

Jones, RCF and Patience, JM (1989) A new pyrone strategy for the synthesis of 3-acyltetramic acids, Tetrahedron Letters, 30(24), pp.3217-3218, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)99205-0.

Jones, RCF and Hirst, SC (1989) Conjugate addition of imidazolines: a protocol for 1,4-addition to enones and other acceptors, Tetrahedron Letters, 30(39), pp.5361-5364, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(01)93787-6.

Jones, RCF and Hirst, SC (1989) Nucleophilic attack on 2-(4-oxoalkyl)-2-imidazolines: a novel route to tetrahydropyridines and piperidines, Tetrahedron Letters, 30(39), pp.5365-5368, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(01)93788-8.

Jones, R, Williams, DJ, Wood, PT, Woollins, JD (1989) The coordination chemistry of silylsulphurdiimides, Polyhedron, 8(1), pp.91-96, ISSN: 0277-5387. DOI: 10.1016/S0277-5387(00)86384-6.

Jones, R, Kelly, PF, Williams, DJ, Woollins, JD (1988) Solid-state structures of platinum-sulphur-nitrogen stacking compounds: [pt(S2N2) (PMe2Ph)2], [pt(S2N2H) (PMe2Ph)2]Cl, [pt(S2N2H) (PMe2Ph)2]PF6, and [pd(S2N2H) (PMe2Ph)2]BF4 , Journal of the Chemical Society, Dalton Transactions, (4), pp.803-807, ISSN: 1472-7773. DOI: 10.1039/DT9880000803.

Jones, R, Kelly, PF, Williams, DJ, Woollins, JD (1988) Oxidative addition of halogens to [pt(S2N2H)(PR3)2]BF4. X-Ray crystal structures of [pt(S2N2H)X(PMe2Ph)] (X = Br or I) and the monoclinic and triclinic polymorphs of [pt(S2N2H)Br2(PMe2Ph) 2]BF4 , Journal of the Chemical Society, Dalton Transactions, (6), pp.1569-1576, ISSN: 1472-7773. DOI: 10.1039/DT9880001569.

Lobo, AM, De Abreu, M, Prabhakar, S, Godinho, LS, Jones, R, Rzepa, HS, Williams, DJ (1988) Triterpenoids of the fungus Pisolithus tinctorius*, Phytochemistry, 27(11), pp.3569-3574, ISSN: 0031-9422. DOI: 10.1016/0031-9422(88)80770-2.

Jones, R, Purcell, TG, Williams, DJ, Woollins, JD (1988) Palladium complexes with azobenzene and sulphur-nitrogen ligands. X-ray crystal structure of [Pd(Tmaz)(S2N2H)], Polyhedron, 7(8), pp.647-650, ISSN: 0277-5387. DOI: 10.1016/S0277-5387(00)80373-3.

Jones, RCF and Smallridge, MJ (1988) Annulation of imidazolines: synthesis of imidazo[1,2-a]pyridones, Tetrahedron Letters, 29(39), pp.5005-5008, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)80665-6.

Jones, RCF, Anderson, MW, Smallridge, MJ (1988) Condensation reactions of α-lithio-imidazolines: Preparation and conjugate additions of 2-alkenyl-2-imidazolines., Tetrahedron Letters, 29(39), pp.5001-5004, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)80664-4.

Bowles, T, Jones, R, Porter, AEA, Rechka, JA, Rzepa, HS, Williams, DJ (1988) Synthesis of some thiophenium bis(t-butoxycarbonyl)methylides, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, (5), pp.1023-1027, ISSN: 1472-7781.

Jones, RCF and Ward, GJ (1988) Amide bond isosteres: Imidazolines in pseudopeptide chemistry, Tetrahedron Letters, 29(31), pp.3853-3856, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)82132-2.

Jones, R, Parkin, IP, Williams, DJ, Woollins, JD (1987) Alkoxy derivatives of trithiazyltrichloride, Polyhedron, 6(12), pp.2161-2164, ISSN: 0277-5387. DOI: 10.1016/S0277-5387(00)84280-1.

Crombie, L, Jones, RCF, Palmer, CJ (1987) Synthesis of the Mammea coumarins. Part 2. Experiments in the Mammea E series and synthesis of Mammea E/AC, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, pp.333-343, ISSN: 1472-7781.

Crombie, L, Jones, RCF, Palmer, CJ (1987) Synthesis of the Mammea coumarins. Part 1. The coumarins of the Mammea A, B, and C series, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, pp.317-331, ISSN: 1472-7781.

Jones, R, Warrens, CP, Williams, DJ, Woollins, JD (1987) Rational synthesis of metalla-sulphur-nitrogen complexes: Use of [Me 2SnS2N2]2 in the preparation of complexes of the type [M(S2N2H)(PR3) 2]X(M = Pt or Pd). X-ray structures of.., Journal of the Chemical Society, Dalton Transactions, (4), pp.907-914, ISSN: 1472-7773. DOI: 10.1039/DT9870000907.

Bannister, RM, Jones, R, Rees, CW, Williams, DJ (1987) 1,3,5,2,4-Trithiadiazines; A new ring system, Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications, (20), pp.1546-1548, ISSN: 0022-4936. DOI: 10.1039/C39870001546.

Crombie, L, Jones, RCF, Palmer, CJ (1987) Erratum: Synthesis of the Mammea coumarins. Part 1. The coumarins of the Mammea A, B, and C series (Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1 (1987) (321), Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, pp.1421-1421, ISSN: 1472-7781.

Crombie, L, Jones, RCF, Palmer, CJ (1987) Synthesis of the Mammea coumarins. Part 3. The insecticidal coumarins of the Mammea E series, Mammea D/BB, and a dihydrocoumarin of the Mammea C series, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, pp.345-351, ISSN: 1472-7781.

Begley, MJ, Crombie, L, Jones, RCF, Palmer, CJ (1987) Synthesis of the Mammea coumarins. Part 4. Stereochemical and regiochemical studies, and synthesis of (-)-Mammea B/BB, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, pp.353-357, ISSN: 1472-7781.

Jones, R, Williams, DJ, Wood, PT, Woollins, JD (1987) Oxidative addition reaction between lawesson's reagent and Pt(C2H4)(PPh3)2: The preparation and X-ray structure of [Pt{(S2P(S)(C6H4OMe)}(PPh3)2], Polyhedron, 6(3), pp.539-542, ISSN: 0277-5387. DOI: 10.1016/S0277-5387(00)81022-0.

Jones, RCF and Bates, AD (1987) Metallation of 3-acetyltetramic acids: A new synthesis of 3-dienoyl- and 3-trienoyl-tetramic acids, Tetrahedron Letters, 28(14), pp.1565-1567, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(01)81043-1.

Jones, R, Purcell, TG, Williams, DJ, Woollins, JD (1987) Preparation and X-ray crystal structures of mixed ligand complexes containing the S3N- ligand, Polyhedron, 6(12), pp.2165-2168, ISSN: 0277-5387. DOI: 10.1016/S0277-5387(00)84281-3.

Jones, R, Kelly, PF, Williams, DJ, Woollins, JD (1987) The preparation and use of disulphurdinitrido complexes: The X-ray structure of [PPh4][S3N3], Polyhedron, 6(7), pp.1541-1545, ISSN: 0277-5387. DOI: 10.1016/S0277-5387(00)80837-2.

Crombie, L, Jones, RCF, Haigh, D (1986) Transamidation reactions of β-lactams: A synthesis of (±)-dihydroperiphylline, Tetrahedron Letters, 27(42), pp.5151-5154, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)85157-6.

Jones, R, Kelly, PF, Warrens, CP, Williams, DJ, Woollins, JD (1986) The preparation and crystal structures of platinum stacking compounds containing the S2N2H- ligand: [Pt(S 2N2H)(PMe3)2][PF6] and [Pt(S2N2H)(PMe2Ph)2][BF4], Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications, (9), pp.711-713, ISSN: 0022-4936. DOI: 10.1039/C39860000711.

Anderson, MW, Jones, RCF, Saunders, J (1986) Dihydroimidazoles in synthesis: C-alkylation of 1-benzyl-2-(α- lithioalkyl)-4,5-dihydroimidazoles and a synthesis of alkanoic acids, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, pp.205-209, ISSN: 1472-7781.

Gigante, B, Jones, R, Lobo, AM, Marcelo-Curto, MJ, Prabhakar, S, Rzepa, HS, Williams, DJ, Zinkel, DF (1986) The structure of an abietic acid dimer, Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications, (13), pp.1038-1039, ISSN: 0022-4936.

Crombie, L, Jones, RCF, Haigh, D (1986) Synthesis of unsymmetrical spermine alkaloids of the homalium group, Tetrahedron Letters, 27(42), pp.5147-5150, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)85156-4.

Jones, RCF and Bates, AD (1986) Synthesis of 5-substituted 4-O-methyl tetramates, Tetrahedron Letters, 27(43), pp.5285-5288, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)85192-8.

Anderson, MW, Jones, RCF, Saunders, J (1986) Nucleophilic addition to 4,5-dihydroimidazoles: A ketone synthesis via tetrahydrofolate coenzyme models, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, pp.1995-1998, ISSN: 1472-7781.

Jones, R, Kelly, PF, Williams, DJ, Woollins, JD (1985) The preparation and X-ray structure of (disulphurdinitrido)bis(triphenylphosphine) platinum(II)-tetrachloroform solvate, Pt(S2N2)(PPh3)2·4CHCl3 , Polyhedron, 4(11), pp.1947-1950, ISSN: 0277-5387. DOI: 10.1016/S0277-5387(00)86715-7.

Bowles, T, Jones, R, Porter, AEA, Rechka, JA, Rzepa, HS, Williams, DJ (1985) 2H-thiopyrans as intermediates in the rearrangement of thiophenium bisalkoxycarbonylmethylides to thiophene-2-malonates: The crystal and molecular structures of 2,2-bis-t-butoxycarbonyl-5-bromo-2H-thiopyran and 2,2-bis-t-butoxycarbonyl-6-bromo-2H-thiopyran, Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications, (22), pp.1590-1592, ISSN: 0022-4936.

Masamune, S, Kabe, Y, Collins, S, Williams, DJ, Jones, R (1985) Tetrasilabicyclo[1.1.0]butane system: Preparation and characterization of 1,3-Di-tert-butyl-2,2,4,4-tetrakis-(2,6-diethylphenyl)tetrasilabicyclo[1.1.0] butane, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 107(19), pp.5552-5553, ISSN: 0002-7863.

Jones, R, Morris, JL, Potts, AW, Rees, CW, Rigg, DJ, Rzepa, HS, Williams, DJ (1985) Electronic and crystallographic structures of trithiadiazepines, Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications, (7), pp.398-400, ISSN: 0022-4936.

Jones, R, Kelly, PF, Williams, DJ, Woollins, JD (1985) Binuclear, nitrogen-bridged complexes of disulphurdinitride, [M(S 2N2)(PPh3)]2·CH2CI 2 (M = Pd, Pt), Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications, (19), pp.1325-1326, ISSN: 0022-4936.

Crombie, L, Jones, RCF, Palmer, CJ (1985) Synthesis of mammeins and surangin a, Tetrahedron Letters, 26(24), pp.2929-2932, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)98874-9.

Jones, RCF and Tunnicliffe, JH (1985) Nargenicin model studiess: dehydrative rearrangement of a dihydroxyoctahydronaphthalene, Tetrahedron Letters, 26(47), pp.5845-5848, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)98943-3.

Jones, R, Morris, JL, Rees, CW, Williams, DJ (1985) Tetrathiatetraza-azulene; synthesis and x-ray crystal structure, Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications, (23), pp.1654-1656, ISSN: 0022-4936.

Crombie, L, Jones, RCF, Palmer, CJ (1985) Synthesis of the insecticidal 1′-acetoxy-mammeins and surangin b, Tetrahedron Letters, 26(24), pp.2933-2936, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)98875-0.

Jones, RCF (1985) Olefinic microbial metabolites, excluding macrocyclic compounds, Natural Product Reports, 2(5), pp.401-426, ISSN: 0265-0568.

Anderson, MW, Begley, MJ, Jones, RCF, Saunders, J (1984) Dihydroimidazoles in synthesis: C-acylation of lithiodihydroimidazoles, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, pp.2599-2602, ISSN: 1472-7781.

Jones, RCF (1984) Macrocyclic microbial metabolites, Natural Product Reports, 1(1), pp.87-103, ISSN: 0265-0568.

Jones, RCF and Peterson, GE (1983) Directed metallation of tetramic acids: a new synthesis of 3-acyl tetramic acids, Tetrahedron Letters, 24(43), pp.4751-4754, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)86248-6.

Crombie, L, Jones, RCF, Mat-Zin, AR, Osborne, S (1983) Synthesis of homaline and epi-homaline, Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications, (17), pp.960-961, ISSN: 0022-4936.

Jones, RCF and Peterson, GE (1983) Acylation of pyrrolidine-2,4-diones : boron difluoride complexes of 3-acyl tetramic acids, Tetrahedron Letters, 24(43), pp.4757-4760, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)86250-4.

Jones, RCF and Peterson, GE (1983) An unusual bond migration during O-acylation of tetramic acids, Tetrahedron Letters, 24(43), pp.4755-4756, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)86249-8.

Crombie, L, Jones, RCF, Osborne, S, Mat-Zin, AR (1983) Medium ring heterocycles: Transamidation reactions of β-lactams, Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications, (17), pp.959-960, ISSN: 0022-4936.

Anderson, MW, Jones, RCF, Saunders, J (1982) Nucleophilic addition to 2-imidazolines. A ketone synthesis via tetrahydrofolate coenzyme models, Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications, (5), pp.282-283, ISSN: 0022-4936.

Begley, MJ, Crombie, L, Griffiths, GL, Jones, RCF, Rahmani, M (1981) Charge-transfer and non-charge-transfer crystal forms of (E)-5,5′-dimesitylbifuranylidenediones: An x-ray structural investigation, Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications, (16), pp.823-825, ISSN: 0022-4936.

Anderson, MW, Jones, RCF, Saunders, J (1981) Imidazolines in synthesis, I: lithio imidazolines-formation and C-alkylation, Tetrahedron Letters, 22(3), pp.261-264, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/0040-4039(81)80071-8.

Battersby, AR, Jones, RCF, Kazlauskas, R, Ottridge, AP, Poupat, C, Staunton, J (1981) Biosynthesis. Part 23. Degradative studies on the alkaloids hasubanonine and protostephanine from Stephania japonica, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, pp.2010-2015, ISSN: 1472-7781. DOI: 10.1039/P19810002010.

Battersby, AR, Jones, RCF, Minta, A, Ottridge, AP, Staunton, J (1981) Biosynthesis. Part 25. Proof that hasubanonine and protostephanine are biosynthesised from the 1-benzylisoquinoline system, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, pp.2030-2039, ISSN: 1472-7781. DOI: 10.1039/P19810002030.

Battersby, AR, Jones, RCF, Kazlauskas, R, Thornber, CW, Ruchirawat, S, Staunton, J (1981) Biosynthesis. Part 24. Speculative incorporation experiments with 1-benzylisoquinolines and a logical approach via C6-C2 and C6-C3 precursors to the biosynthesis of hasubanonine and protostephanine, Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, pp.2016-2029, ISSN: 1472-7781. DOI: 10.1039/P19810002016.

Jones, RCF and Sumaria, S (1978) A synthesis of 3-acyl-5-alkyl tetramic acids, Tetrahedron Letters, 19(34), pp.3173-3176, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(01)94975-5.

Battersby, AR, Jones, RCF, Kazlauskas, R (1975) Experiments on the early steps of morphine biosynthesis, Tetrahedron Letters, 16(22-23), pp.1873-1876, ISSN: 0040-4039. DOI: 10.1016/S0040-4039(00)75281-6.

Battersby, AR, Jones, RCF, Kazlauskas, R, Poupat, C, Thornber, CW, Ruchirawat, S, Staunton, J (1974) The biosynthesis of hasubanonine and protostephanine, Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications, (19), pp.773-775, ISSN: 0022-4936. DOI: 10.1039/C39740000773.



Books

Jones, RCF (ed) (2008) Ring Systems containing at least two Fused Heterocyclic Five or Six-membered Rings but with no Bridgehead Heteroatom, Vol. 10, Comprehensive Heterocyclic Chemistry III, Elsevier, ISBN: 9780080449913.

Jones, RCF (ed) (2005) Carbon with Two Attached Heteroatoms with at Least One Carbon-to-Heteroatom Multiple Link', Vol 5, Comprehensive Organic Functional Group Transformation II, Elsevier, ISBN: 0-08-044256-0.



CD Objects

Jones, RCF, Iley, JN, Smith, JE (2001) Oxidative Cyclization of Cyclic Amidines,, ISBN: 3-906980-06-5.

Jones, RCF, Iley, JN, Lory, PMJ (2000) An Unexpected Result from a 1,3-Dipolar Cycloaddition: Synthesis of Pyrrolo[1,2,3-de]quinoxalines,, ISBN: 3-906980-05-7.



Chapters

Jones, RCF and Martin, JN (2002) Nitrones. In Padwa, A and Pearson, WH (ed) Synthetic Applications of 1,3-Dipolar Cycloaddition Chemistry Toward Heterocycles and Natural Products, John Wiley, pp.1-81, ISBN: 0-471-38726-6.



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