1) Abnormal Ito-Saegusa Oxidation of TIPS Enol Ether Assisted by a Hydroxy Group on a Side Chain, Shiharu Hiraoka, Shinji Harada, and Atsushi Nishida, Tetrahedron Lett. 2011, 52 (24), 3079-3082.
2) A novel and efficient method for the preparation of unstable tetramethylzirconium and its application using a microflow system, Koji Uehata, Mayumi Nishida, Atsushi Nishida, Chem. Lett. 2012, 41 (1), 73-75.
3) C2-di-ethyl-ceramide-1-phosphate as an inhibitor of group IVA cytosolic phospholipase A2, Tomohiko Makiyama, Hiroyuki Nakamura, Atsushi Nishida, Toshihiko Murayama, Eur. J. Pharm., 2012, 697 (1–3), 144–151.
4) Palladium-catalyzed cyanation of nonactivated alkynes; Development of cyanopalladation and its application to cyclization and cycloaddition reactions, Shigeru Arai, Atsushi Nishida, Synlett, 2012, 23 (20), 2880-2893.
5) Catalytic Cyanation of Carbon-Carbon Triple Bonds Through a Three-Component Cross-Coupling Reaction under Nickel Catalysis, Xiaofei Yang, Shigeru Arai, Atsushi Nishida, Adv. Synth. Cat. 2013, 355 (14-15), 2974–2981.
6) Hydrocyanative Cyclization and Three-Component Cross-Coupling Reaction between Allenes and Alkynes under Nickel Catalysis, Shigeru Arai, Yuka Amako, Xiaofei Yang, Atsushi Nishida, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2013, 52 (31), 8147–8150.
7) Anti Carbocyanative Cyclization of Enynes under Nickel Catalysis, Tomohiro Igarashi , Shigeru Arai, Atsushi Nishida, J. Org. Chem. 2013, 78 (9), 4366–4372.
8) Regioselective Hydronickelation of Allenes and Its Application to the Hydrocyanative Carbocyclization Reaction of Allene–Ynes and Bis-Allenes, Yuka Amako, Hiroto Hori, Shigeru Arai, Atsushi Nishida, J. Org. Chem. 2013, 78l (21), 10763-10775.
9) Chiral Holmium Complex-Catalyzed Diels–Alder Reaction of Silyloxyvinylindoles: Stereoselective Synthesis of Hydrocarbazoles, Shinji Harada, Takahiro Morikawa, Atsushi Nishida, Org. Lett. 2013, 15 (20), 5314–5317.
10) Total Synthesis of Schizocommunin and Revision of Its Structure, Koji Uehata, Naoki Kimura, Kazuya Hasegawa, Shigeru Arai, Mayumi Nishida, Tomoo Hosoe, Ken-ichi Kawai, Atsushi Nishida, J. Nat. Prod. 2013, 76 (11), 2034-2039.
11) Total synthesis of (±)-lundurine B, Masaki Hoshi, Osamu Kaneko, Masaya Nakajima, Shigeru Arai, Atsushi Nishida, Org. Lett. 2014, 16, 768-771.
12) A Concise and Versatile Synthesis of Alkaloids from Kopsia tenuis: Total Synthesis of (±)−Lundurine A and B, Shigeru Arai, Masaya Nakajima, Atsushi Nishida, Angew. Chem. Int.Ed. 2014, 53, 5569-5572.