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Franziska's Defense - Jan2019

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Our Research is Concerned with

Biological Chemisty of Carbohydrates and Glycoconjugates - Carbohydrate, Peptide, Dendrimer Synthesis - Ligand-Receptor Interactions - Conformational Control - Conformational Switches - Photoaffinity Labeling - Ligand Design - Molecular Modeling - Bacterial Adhesion to the Glycocalyx - Organizing Multivalency Effects - Molecular Diversity - Lectin Binding


Recommended reading:
A chemistry view on the debate on NOx toxicity:

Luke F. Gamon and Uta Wille*: Oxidative Damage of Biomolecules by the Environmental Pollutants NO2 and NO3 radicals, in: Acc. Chem. Res. 2016, 49, 2136-2145, DOI: 10.1021/acs.accounts.6b00219


Review: Organizing multivalency in carbohydrate recognition Download

Review: Oligosaccharides and glycoconjugates in recognition processes Download

Chapter in: Handbook of Carbohydrate-Modifying Biocatalysts, P. Grunwald (Ed.), Pan Stanford Publishing Ltd., 2016, 2nd edition, pp 147-215; ISBN 978-981-4669-788.

Current Papers

  • Photoswitchable glycolipid mimetics: Synthesis and photochromic properties of glycoazobenzene amphiphiles. Franziska Reise, Jonas E. Warias, Kuntal Chatterjee, Nicolai R. Krekiehn, Olaf Magnussen, Bridget M. Murphy, Th. K. Lindhorst.
    Chem. Eur. J., 24, 17497-17505 (2018). [DOI]

  • Carbohydrate-scaffolded thymine multimers: Scope and limitations of the allylation-hydroboration sequence. Anna K. Ciuk, Tobias-Elias Gloe, Th. K. Lindhorst. Eur. J. Org. Chem., 6971-6982 (2018). [DOI]

  • Microwave-assisted facile synthesis of red-shifted azobenzene glycoconjugates applications. Vivek Poonthiyil, Franziska Reise, Guillaume Despras, Thisbe K. Lindhorst. Eur. J. Org. Chem., 6241-6248 (2018). [DOI]


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