Recent Publications

Below are recent notable publications by Chemistry & Biochemistry faculty members and their groups (May 2020 to present)

Feb 16 | Widespread Polycistronic Gene Expression in Green Algae - PNAS. Sean D. Gallaher, Rory J. Craig, Iniyan Ganesan, Samuel O. Purvine, Sean R. McCorkle, Jane Grimwood, Daniela Strenkert, Lital Davidi, Melissa S. Roth, Tim L. Jeffers, Mary S. Lipton, Krishna K. Niyogi, Jeremy Schmutz, Steven M. Theg, Crysten E. Blaby-Haas, Sabeeha S. Merchant*. 

Feb 15 | Dipolar Order in an Amphidynamic Crystalline Metal–organic Framework Through Reorienting Linkers - Nature Chemistry. Yue-Shun Su, Erik S. Lamb, Ieva Liepuoniute, Aaron Chronister, Andrew L. Stanton, Pedro Guzman, Salvado Pérez-Estrada, Trevor Chang, Ken Houk*, Miguel Garcia-Garibay* & Stuart E. Brown.  (Read article about research here.)

Feb 15 | Mechanism and Origins of Stereoselectivity of the Aldol-Tishchenko Reaction of Sulfinimines - J. Org. Chem. Aneta Turlik, Kaori Ando, Pamela Mackey, Emma Alcock, Mark Light, Gerard P. McGlacken, and K. N. Houk* 

Feb 12 | Celebrating 50 Years of KAIST: Collective Intelligence and Innovation for Confronting Contemporary Issues - ACS Nano. Jaewan Ahn, Choongsik Bae, Paul S. Weiss*, and Il-Doo Kim. 

Feb 12 | Large-Scale Soft-Lithographic Patterning of Plasmonic Nanoparticles - ACS Materials Letters. Naihao Chiang, Leonardo Scarabelli, Gail A. Vinnacombe-Willson, Luis A. Pérez, Camilla Dore, Agustín Mihi, Steven J. Jonas, and Paul S. Weiss*. 

Feb 11 | Synthesis of Disulfide-Bridging Trehalose Polymers for Antibody and Fab Conjugation Using a Bis-Sulfone ATRP Initiator - Polymer Chemistry. Neil Forsythe and Heather Maynard*.   

Feb 2 | Unified Approach to Furan Natural Products via Phosphine–Palladium Catalysis - Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Violet Chen and Ohyun Kwon*. 

Feb 1 | From Chemoproteomic‐detected Amino Acids to Genomic Coordinates: Insights into Precise Multi‐omic Data Integration - Mol Syst Biol. Maria F. Palafox, Heta S. Desai, Valerie A. Arboleda, Keriann M. Backus*. 

Feb 1 | Efficient Lewis Acid Catalysis of an Abiological Reaction in a de novo Protein ScaffoldNature Chemistry. Sophie Basler, Sabine Studer, Yike Zou, Takahiro Mori, Yusuke Ota, Anna Camus, H. Adrian Bunzel, Roger C. Helgeson, K. N. Houk*, Gonzalo Jiménez-Osés and Donald Hilvert. (Read article about research here.)

Jan 31 | Laser-Carbonization: Peering into the Formation of Micro-thermally produced (N-doped)carbons - Carbon. Huize Wang, Simon Delacroix, Oliver Osswald, Mackenzie Anderson, Tobias Heil, Enrico Lepre, Nieves Lopez-Salas, Richard Kaner*, Bernd Smarsly, Volker Strauss. 

Jan 29 |  Provisional Report on Discussions on Group 3 of the Periodic Table - Chemistry International (IUPAC). Eric Scerri*. 

Jan 27 | Global Activity Search Uncovers Reaction Induced Concomitant Catalyst Restructuring for Alkane Dissociation on Model Pt Catalysts - ACS Catal. Geng Sun, Jack T. Fuller III, Anastassia N. Alexandrova*, and Philippe Sautet*. 

Jan 26 | How Do We Assess the Impact of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology? ACS Nano. Paul S. Weiss*. 

Jan 26 | Actively Driven Fluctuations in a Fibrin Network - Front. Phys. Elliot L. Botvinick, Qingda Hu, Tessa A. Morris, Anna Grosberg and Alex J. Levine*. 

Jan 22 | Evolution of the Diels–Alder Reaction Mechanism since the 1930s: Woodward, Houk with Woodward, and the Influence of Computational Chemistry on Understanding Cycloadditions - Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Kendall N. Houk*, Fang Liu, Zhongyue Yang. Jeffrey I. Seeman. 

Jan 21 | L-Isoaspartyl Methyltransferase Deficiency in Zebrafish Leads to Impaired Calcium Signaling in the Brain - Frontiers in Genetics. Remon Soliman, Maria Lorena Cordero-Maldonado, Teresa G. Martins, Mahsa Moein, Jean-François Conrotte, Rebeccah A. Warmack, Alexander Skupin, Alexander D. Crawford, Steven G. Clarke* and Carole L. Linster. 

Jan 21 | Overcoming Kinetic and Thermodynamic Challenges of Classic Cope Rearrangements - J. Org. Chem. Ehsan Fereyduni, Ouidad Lahtigui, Jacob N. Sanders, Breanna M. Tomiczek, Michael D. Mannchen, Roland A. Yu, K. N. Houk*, and Alexander J. Grenning. 

Jan 21 | HDO–CO Complex: D-Bonded and H-Bonded Isomers and Intra- and Intermolecular Rovibrational States from Full-Dimensional and Fully Coupled Quantum Calculations - J. Phys. Chem. A. Peter M. Felker* and Zlatko Bačić*. 

Jan 20 | Continuous Chaotic Bioprinting of Skeletal Muscle-Like Constructs - Bioprinting. Edna Johana Bolívar-Monsalve, Carlos Fernando Ceballos-González, Karen Ixchel Borrayo-Montaño, Diego Alonso Quevedo-Moreno, Juan Felipe Yee-de León, Ali Khademhosseini, Paul S.Weiss*, Mario Moisés Alvarez, Grissel Trujillo-de Santiago. 

Jan 18 | Unique Surface Patterns Emerging during Solidification of Liquid Metal Alloys - Nature Nanotechnology. Jianbo Tang, Stephanie Lambie, Nastaran Meftahi, Andrew J. Christofferson, Jiong Yang, Mohammad B. Ghasemian, Jialuo Han, Francois-Marie Allioux, Md. Arifur Rahim, Mohannad Mayyas, Torben Daeneke, Chris F. McConville, Krista G. Steenbergen, Richard B. Kaner*, Salvy P. Russo, Nicola Gaston & Kourosh Kalantar-Zadeh. 

Jan 13 | SP3‐FAIMS Chemoproteomics for High Coverage Profiling of the Human Cysteinome - ChemBioChem - Tianyang Yan, Heta S. Desai, Lisa M. Boatner, Stephanie L. Yen, Jian Cao, Maria F. Palafox, Yasaman Jami-Alahmadi, Keriann Backus*.

Jan 13 | Light Transfer through Semi-transparent Windows Supporting Pendant Droplets - Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer. Eylul Simsek, KeyongZhu, Glareh N.Kashanchi, Megan J.Williams,Tiphaine Galy, Michal Marszewskim, Sarah H.Tolbert*, Laurent Pilon.

Jan 12 | Multiplexed Characterization of Rationally Designed Promoter Architectures Deconstructs Combinatorial Logic For IPTG-Inducible Systems - Nature Communications. Timothy C. Yu, Winnie L. Liu, Marcia S. Brinck, Jessica E. Davis, Jeremy Shek, Grace Bower, Tal Einav, Kimberly D. Insigne, Rob Phillips, Sriram Kosuri* & Guillaume Urtecho.

Jan 9 | Self-healing Flexible/stretchable Energy Storage Devices - Materials Today. Xiaoling Tong, Zhengnan Tian, Jingyu Sun, Vincent Tung, Richard B. Kaner*, Yuanlong Shao. 

Jan 7 | Divalent Cation Dependence Enhances Dopamine Aptamer Biosensing - ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces. Nako Nakatsuka, John M. Abendroth, Kyung-Ae Yang, and Anne M. Andrews*.

Jan 7 | Fungal Dioxygenase AsqJ Is Promiscuous and Bimodal: Substrate‐Directed Formation of Quinolones versus Quinazolinones - Angewandte Chemie International Edition. Manuel Einsiedler, Cooper S. Jamieson, Mark Maskeri, K. N. Houk*, Tobias Alexander, Marius Gulder.

Jan 7 | Continuous Chaotic Bioprinting of Skeletal Muscle-Like Constructs - Bioprinting - Edna Johana Bolívar-Monsalve, Carlos Fernando Ceballos-González, Karen Ixchel Borrayo-Montaño, Diego Alonso Quevedo-Moreno, Juan Felipe Yee-de León, Ali Khademhosseini, Paul S.Weiss*, Mario Moisés Alvarez, Grissel Trujillo-de Santiago.

Jan 7 | Continuous Chaotic Bioprinting of Skeletal Muscle-Like Constructs - Bioprinting - Edna Johana Bolívar-Monsalve, Carlos Fernando Ceballos-González, Karen Ixchel Borrayo-Montaño, Diego Alonso Quevedo-Moreno, Juan Felipe Yee-de León, Ali Khademhosseini, Paul S.Weiss*, Mario Moisés Alvarez, Grissel Trujillo-de Santiago.

Jan 6 |  Isolation and X-ray Crystal Structure of an Electrogenerated TEMPO–N3 Charge-Transfer Complex - Org. Lett. Hosea M. Nelson*, Juno C. Siu, Ambarneil Saha, Duilio Cascio, Samantha N. MacMillan, Song-Bai Wu, Chenxi Lu, José A. Rodríguez*, K. N. Houk*, and Song Lin. 

Jan 6 | In Pursuit of Happiness (Editorial) - J. Am. Soc. Mass Spectrom. Joseph A. Loo.

Jan 5 | Multiplexed CuAAC Suzuki−Miyaura Labeling for Tandem Activity-Based Chemoproteomic Profiling - Anal. Chem. Jian Cao, Lisa M. Boatner, Heta S. Desai, Nikolas R. Burton, Ernest Armenta, Neil J. Chan, José O. Castellon, and Keriann M. Backus*. 

Dec 31 | Encapsulating N-Heterocyclic Carbene Binuclear Transition-Metal Complexes as a New Platform for Molecular Rotation in Crystalline Solid-State - J. Am. Chem. Soc. Mingoo Jin, Rempei Ando, Marcus J. Jellen, Miguel A. Garcia-Garibay*, and Hajime Ito. 

Dec 28 | Higher-order structural characterisation of native proteins and complexes by top-down mass spectrometry - Chemical Science. Mowei Zhou, Carter Lantz, Kyle A. Brown, Ying Ge, Ljiljana Paša-Tolić, Joseph A. Loo* and Frederik Lermyte.

Dec 23 | Seeded-Growth Experiment Demonstrating Size- and Shape-Dependence on Gold Nanoparticle–Light Interactions - J. Chem. Educ. Gail A. Vinnacombe-Willson, Naihao Chiang, Paul S. Weiss*, Sarah H. Tolbert*, and Leonardo Scarabelli.

Dec 22 | Growing Contributions of Nano in 2020 (Editorial) - ACS Nano. C. Jeffrey Brinker, Jillian M. Buriak, Warren C. W. Chan, Manish Chhowalla, Sharon C. Glotzer, Yury Gogotsi, Paula T. Hammond, Mark C. Hersam, Ali Javey, Cherie R. Kagan, Kazunori Kataoka, Ali Khademhosseini, Il-Doo Kim, Nicholas A. Kotov, Shuit-Tong Lee, Young Hee Lee, Yan Li, Luis M. Liz-Marzán, Jill E. Millstone, Paul Mulvaney, Andre E. Nel, Peter Nordlander, Wolfgang J. Parak, Reginald M. Penner, Andrey L. Rogach, Raymond E. Schaak, A. K. Sood, Molly M. Stevens, Andrew T. S. Wee, Tanja Weil, C. Grant Wilson, and Paul S. Weiss*.

Dec 19 | François N. Diederich: Pioneer of carbon allotropes and molecular recognition - PNAS - Kendall N. Houk* and J. Fraser Stoddart.

Dec 18 | Cooperative Stapling of Native Peptides at Lysine and Tyrosine or Arginine with Formaldehyde - Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Bo Li, Hong Tang, Aneta Turlik, Zhao Wan, Xiao‐Song Xue, Li Li, Xiaoxiao Yang, Jiuyuan Li, Gang He, Kendall N. Houk*, Dr. Gong Chen. 

Dec 15 | A Complete Rule Set for Designing Symmetry Combination Materials from Protein Molecules - Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. Joshua Laniado, Todd O Yeates*.

Dec 14 | Arene-Bridged Dithorium Complexes: Inverse Sandwiches Supported by a δ Bonding Interaction - J. Am. Chem. Soc. Chao Yu, Jiefeng Liang, Chong Deng, Guillaume Lefèvre, Thibault Cantat, Paula L. Diaconescu*, and Wenliang Huang.

Dec 9 | Enhanced Bioactivity of a Human GHR Antagonist Generated by Solid-Phase Site-Specific PEGylation - Biomacromolecules. Yue Wang, Ries J. Langley, Kyle Tamshen, Julia Harms, Martin J. Middleditch, Heather D. Maynard*, Stephen M. F. Jamieson, and Jo K. Perry.

Dec 9 | Driving Force and Optical Signatures of Bipolaron Formation in Chemically-Doped Conjugated Polymers - Adv. Mater. Matthew G. Voss; J. Reddy Challa; D. Tyler Scholes; Patrick Y. Yee; Eric C. Wu; Xiao Liu; Sanghyun J. Park; Omar Leon Ruiz; Selvam Subramanian; Mengdan Chen; Samson A. Jenekhe; Xiaolin Wang; Sarah H. Tolbert*; Benjamin J. Schwartz*. (Read article about research here.)

Dec 9 | Dynamic Nuclear Polarization Using 3D Aromatic Boron Cluster Radicals - J. Phys. Chem. Lett. Yaewon Kim, Rebecca Kubena, Jonathan Axtell, Hamidreza Samouei, Pierce Pham, Julia M. Stauber, Alexander M. Spokoyny*, and Christian Hilty.
 
Dec 9 | Niobium Pentoxide Based Materials for High Rate Rechargeable Electrochemical Energy Storage - Materials Horizons. Fei Shen, Zhongti Sun, Qinggang He, Jingyu Sun, Richard B. Kaner*, Yuanlong Shao.
 
Dec 8 | Efficacy Analysis of Compartmentalization for Ambient CH4 Activation Mediated by a RhII Metalloradical in a Nanowire Array Electrode - Chemical Science. Benjamin S. Natinsky, Brandon J. Jolly, David M. Dumasa and Chong Liu*.   
 
Dec 8 - Directed Force Propagation in Semiflexible Networks - Soft Matter. Maximilian J. Grill, Jonathan Kernes, Valentin M. Slepukhin, Wolfgang A. Walla and Alex J. Levine*.
 
Dec 7 | Examining the Role of Atomic Scale Heterogeneity on the Thermal Conductivity of Transparent, Thermally Insulating, Mesoporous Silica–Titania Thin Films - J. Phys. Chem. C. Sophia C. King, Man Li, Tiphaine Galy, Yan Yan, Joon Sang Kang, Victoria M. Basile, Yolanda L. Li, Michal Marszewski, Laurent Pilon, Yongjie Hu, and Sarah H. Tolbert*.
 
Dec 6 | Phospho‐regulation of mitotic spindle assembly - Cytoskeleton. Joseph Y. Ong, Michelle C. Bradley, Jorge Z. Torres.
 
Dec 1 | A Journey of a Thousand Miles Begins with a Single Step (Editorial) - Chemistry—A European Journal. Jean‐François Nierengarten, Kendall N. Houk*, Kuiling Ding.
 
Nov 30 | Carborane Guests for Cucurbit[7]uril Facilitate Strong Binding and On-Demand Removal - J. Am. Chem. Soc. Anna Kataki-Anastasakou, Jonathan C. Axtell, Selena Hernandez, Rafal M. Dziedzic, Gary J. Balaich, Arnold L. Rheingold, Alexander M. Spokoyny*, and Ellen M. Sletten*.
 
Nov 29 | What Will We Carry Forward from This Time? (Editorial) - ACS Nano - Samuel Chigome, Chennupati Jagadish, Cherie R. Kagan, Ajay Sood, Haixia Zhang, and Paul S. Weiss*.
 
Nov 28 | Stochastically Realized Observables for Excitonic Molecular Aggregates - J. Phys. Chem. A. Nadine C. Bradbury, Chern Chuang, Arundhati P. Deshmukh, Eran Rabani, Roi Baer, Justin R. Caram*, and Daniel Neuhauser*.
 
Nov 26 | Expanding the Scope of Palladium-Catalyzed B–N Cross-Coupling Chemistry in Carboranes - Organometallics. Xin Mu, Morgan Hopp, Rafal M. Dziedzic, Mary A. Waddington, Arnold L. Rheingold, Ellen M. Sletten*, Jonathan C. Axtell, and Alexander M. Spokoyny*.
 
Nov 23 | A structurally conserved human and Tetrahymena telomerase catalytic core - PNAS. Yaqiang Wang, Marcus Gallagher-Jones, Lukas Sušac, He Song, and Juli Feigon*. 
 
Nov 23 | Photorearrangement of [8]-2,6-Pyridinophane N-Oxide - J. Am. Chem. Soc. Evan E. Hurlow, Janice B. Lin, Morris J. Dweck, Selbi Nuryyeva, Zhengao Feng, Tyler K. Allred, K. N. Houk*, and Patrick G. Harran*
 
Nov 20 | Damaged lung gas-exchange function of discharged COVID-19 patients detected by hyperpolarized 129Xe MRI - Science Advances. Haidong Li, Xiuchao Zhao, Yujin Wang, Xin Lou, Shizhen Chen, He Deng, Lei Shi, Junshuai Xie, Dazhong Tang, Jianping Zhao, Louis-S. Bouchard*, Liming Xia, and Xin Zhou.
 
Nov 16 | Hydrogen Evolution on Restructured B-Rich WB: Metastable Surface States and Isolated Active Sites - ACS Catal. Zisheng Zhang, Zhi-Hao Cui, Elisa Jimenez-Izal, Philippe Sautet, and Anastassia N. Alexandrova*.
 
Nov 16 | Engineering mesoporous silica for superior optical and thermal propertiesMRS Energy and Sustainability. Danielle M. Butts, Patricia E. McNeil , Michal Marszewski , Esther Lan, Tiphaine Galy, Man Li, Joon Sang Kang, David Ashby, Sophia King, Sarah H. Tolbert*, Yongjie Hu, Laurent Pilon and Bruce S. Dunn. 
 
Nov 12 | World Pneumonia Day 2020 - ASBMB Today. Nicole Lynn (PhD Candidate, Torres group). 
 
Nov 10 | Cryogenic Milling Method to Fabricate Nanostructured Anodes - ACS Appl. Energy Mater. Qizhang Yan, Shu-Ting Ko, Yumin Zhao, Yumin Zhao, Grace Whang, Andrew Dawson, Sarah H. Tolbert*, Bruce S. Dunn, and Jian Luo. 
 
Nov 5 | Callyspongiolide Is a Potent Inhibitor of the Vacuolar ATPase - J. Nat. Prod. Sarah Fogarty, Yeyun Ouyang, Liubo Li, Yu-chan Chen, Hallie Rane, Francesco Manoni, Karlett J. Parra*, Jared Rutter*, and Patrick G. Harran*. (Read article about research here.)
 
Nov 4 | I Am Woman, Hear Me Roar (in Science) (Editorial) - J. Am. Soc. Mass Spectrom. Joseph Loo.
 
Nov 2 | Understanding Stabilization in Nanoporous Intermetallic Alloy Anodes for Li-Ion Batteries Using Operando Transmission X-ray Microscopy - ACS Nano. Terri C. Lin, Andrew Dawson, Sophia C. King, Yan Yan, David S. Ashby, Joseph A. Mazzetti, Bruce S. Dunn, Johanna Nelson WekerJohanna Nelson Weker. and Sarah H. Tolbert*.
 
Nov 1 | Structure of S. pombe telomerase protein Pof8 C-terminal domain is an xRRM conserved among LARP7 proteins - RNA Biology. Ritwika Basu,Catherine D. Eichhorn, Ryan Cheng, Robert D. Peterson, and Juli Feigon*. 
 
Oct 29 | Distinct electronic structures and bonding interactions in inverse-sandwich samarium and ytterbium biphenyl complexesChemical Science. Yuyuan Xiao, Xiao-Kun Zhao, Tianpin Wu, Jeffrey T. Miller, Han-Shi Hu, Jun Li, Wenliang Huang* and Paula L. Diaconescu*. 
 
 
 
 
 
Oct 21 | Correlated Motion and Mechanical Gearing in Amphidynamic Crystalline Molecular Machines - Chemical Science. Miguel García-Garibay group.
 
Oct 20 | Stabilizing Oxidative Dehydrogenation Active Sites at High Temperature with Steam: ZnFe2O4-Catalyzed Oxidative Dehydrogenation of 1-Butene to 1,3-Butadiene - ACS Catal. Tieqiang Zeng, Geng Sun, Changxi Miao, George Yan, Yingchun Ye, Weimin Yang*, and Philippe Sautet*
 
 
 
 
 
 
Oct 13 | Towards a Single Chemical Model for Understanding Lanthanide Hexaborides - Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Julen Munarriz, Paul J. Robinson, Anastassia N. Alexandrova*
 
Oct 12 | Enzyme-free synthesis of natural phospholipids in water - Nature Chemistry. Ken Houk group.
 
Oct 9 | Black phosphorus composites with engineered interfaces for high-rate high-capacity lithium storageScience.  Xiangfeng Duan group. (Read article about research here.)
 
 
 
 
Sept 30 | An enzymatic Alder-ene reaction - Nature. Yi Tang, Neil Garg, and Ken Houk research groups. (Read article about research here.)
 
Sept 28 | Programmable devices based on reversible solid-state doping of two-dimensional semiconductors with superionic silver iodide - Nature Electronics. Xiangfeng Duan group. (Read article about research here.)
 
 
 
Sept 22 |Tutorials and Articles on Best Practices (Editorial) - ACS Nano. Paul Weiss.
 
Sept 21 | Surface Chemical Trapping of Optical Cycling CentersPhys. Chem. Chem. Phys. – Justin Caram and Anastassia Alexandrova groups.
 
 
Sept 17 | Lipid-Bicelle-Coated Microfluidics for Intracellular Delivery with Reduced Fouling - ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces. Paul Weiss group.
 
 
 
Sept 8 | Leveraging Immonium Ions for Targeting Acyl‐Lysine Modifications in Proteomic Datasets - Proteomics. John M. Muroski, Janine Y. Fu, Hong Hanh Nguyen, Rachel R. Ogorzalek, Joseph A. Loo*. 
 
Sept 7 | Fjord-edge Graphene Nanoribbons with Site-Specific Nitrogen Substitution - J. Am. Chem. Soc.- Richard Kaner, Anastassia Alexandrova,  Ken Houk, Sarah Tolbert, and Yves Rubin groups.
 
 
 
 
Sept 2 | For the Love of Analytical Instruments (Editorial) - J. Am. Soc. Mass Spectrom. Joseph Loo.
 
Sept 1 | Selective Enzymatic Oxidation of Silanes to Silanols – Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.  Ken Houk group.
 
 
Aug 31 | A fundamental look at electrocatalytic sulfur reduction reaction - Nature Catalysis. Sarah Tolbert, Philippe Sautet & Xiangfeng Duan groups.
 
 
Aug 26 | Intercepting Fleeting Cyclic Allenes with Asymmetric Nickel Catalysis -Nature. Ken Houk and Neil Garg groups.
 
 
 
 
Aug 18 | Fluorous Soluble Cyanine Dyes for Visualizing Perfluorocarbons in Living Systems - J. Am. Chem. Soc. Ellen Sletten group.
 
Aug 18 | Flexible Multiplexed In2O3 Nanoribbon Aptamer-Field-Effect Transistor s for BiosensingiScience. Paul Weiss and Anne Andrews groups.
 
Aug 17 | Recent attempts to change the periodic table - Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A. Eric Scerri.
 
 
 
Aug 11 | Influence of Terminal Carboxyl Groups on the Structure and Reactivity of Functionalized m-Carboranethiolate Self-Assembled Monolayers – Chemistry of Materials.  Ken Houk, Anastassia Alexandrova, and Paul Weiss groups.
 
 
Aug 7 | Direct Look at the Electric Field in Ketosteroid Isomerase and Its Variants - ACS Catal.- Anastassia Alexandrova group.
 
Aug 7 | Half a century of amyloids: past, present and future - Chem Soc Rev. David Eisenberg group.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
July 27 | Cryo-EM structure and inhibitor design of human IAPP (amylin) fibrils - Nat Struct Mol Biol. David Eisenberg group.
 
July 27 | Cholesteryl Ester Liquid Crystal Nanofibers for Tissue Engineering Applications - ACS Materials Letters. Paul S. Weiss group.
 
 
July 24 | Detecting DNA and RNA and Differentiating Single-Nucleotide Variations via Field-Effect Transistors - Nano Letters. Anne M. Andrews and Paul S. Weiss groups.
 
July 24 | Systematic Study of Perfluorocarbon Nanoemulsions Stabilized by Polymer Amphiphiles - ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces. Ellen Sletten group.
 
July 23 | Ambient methane functionalization initiated by electrochemical oxidation of a vanadium (V)-oxo dimer - Nature Communications. Anastassia N. Alexandrova & Chong Liu groups.
 
 
 
 
July 11 | Dealkenylative Alkenylation: Formal σ‐Bond Metathesis of Olefins - Angewandte Chemie, International Edition. Ohyun Kwon group.
 
July 9 | A Super-Oxidized Radical Cationic Icosahedral Boron Cluster - J. Am. Chem. Soc. Alex Spokoyny group.
 
July 6 | Review - Perfluorocarbons in Chemical Biology - ChemBioChem. Ellen Sletten group.
 
 
July 1 | Fast-Charging Cathodes from Polymer-Templated Mesoporous LiVPO4F - ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces. Sarah Tolbert group.
 
 
June 30 | Treating a Global Health Crisis with a Dose of Synthetic Chemistry - ACS Cent. Sci. Neil Garg group.
 
 
 
June 24 | Expanded Helicenes as Synthons for Chiral Macrocyclic Nanocarbons – J. Am. Chem. Soc.  Ken Houk group.
 
June 24 | Ligand-Controlled Regiodivergent Palladium-Catalyzed Hydrogermylation of Ynamides – J. Am. Chem. Soc.  Ken Houk group.
 
 
June 22 | Why Boron Nitride is such a Selective Catalyst for the Oxidative Dehydrogenation of Propane - Angewandte Chemie, International Edition. Anastassia Alexandrova group.
 
 
June 19 | Confronting Racism in Chemistry Journals (Editorial) – ACS Nano. Paul Weiss.
 
June 16 | Challenges and Opportunities in Designing Perovskite Nanocrystal Heterostructures (Editorial)  – ACS Energy Lett. – Paul Weiss.
 
June 10 | Discovery and Total Synthesis of a Bis(cyclotryptamine) Alkaloid Bearing the Elusive Piperidinoindoline Scaffold - J. Am. Chem. Soc. Neil Garg and Miguel García-Garibay groups.
 
 
 
 
June 5 | Molecular Spur Gears with Triptycene Rotators and a Norbornane-Based Stator – Org. Lett.  Ken Houk and Miguel Garcia-Garibay groups.
 
 
June 2 | Mesoporous silica nanoparticles for biomedical applications – United States Patent and Trademark Office. Jeffrey Zink group.
 
 
 
May 29 | The Design and Science of Polyelemental NanoparticlesACS Nano. Paul Weiss group.
 
 
 
 
May 20 | On Chemical Natural Kinds - Journal for General Philosophy of Science. Eric Scerri.
 
 
 
 
May 12 | The Use of Fluorescence Anisotropy Decay to Measure Rotation of Acenes in Viscous Solution” - J. Org. Chem. Miguel Garcia-Garibay group.
 
May 11 | Stereoselective [4+2]-Cycloaddition with Chiral Alkenylboranes – Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.  Ken Houk group.
 
 
 
 
 

 

Please send links to new recently published papers to Penny Jennings, penny@chem.ucla.edu.