Total synthesis and biological evaluation of (+)-neopeltolide and its analogues
H. Fuwa, A. Saito, S. Naito, K. Konoki, M. Yotsu-Yamashita, and M. Sasaki.
Chem. Eur. J., 15, 12807-12818 (2009).
Toward the total synthesis of goniodomin A, an actin-targeting marine polyether macrolide: Convergent synthesis of the C15-C36 segment.
T. Saito, H. Fuwa, and M. Sasaki.
Org. Lett., 11, 5274-5277 (2009).
Regioselective domino metathesis of unsymmetrical 7-oxanorbornenes with
electron-rich vinyl acetate toward biologically active glutamate analogues
M. Oikawa, M. Ikoma, M. Sasaki, M. B. Gill, G. T. Swanson, K. Shimamoto, and R. Sakai.
Eur. J. Org. Chem., 5531-5548 (2009).
Stereocontrolled synthesis of the DEFG-ring skeleton of gambieric acids
H. Fuwa, S. Noji, and M. Sasaki.
Chem. Lett., 38, 866-867 (2009).
Full domain closure of the ligand-binding core of the ionotropic glutamate
receptor iGluR5 induced by the high affinity agonist dysiherbaine and the
functional antagonist 8,9-dideoxyneodysiherbaine
K. Frydenvang, L. L. Lash, P. Naur, P. A. Postila, D. S. Pickering, C. M. Smith, M. Gajhede, M. Sasaki, R. Sakai, O. T. Pentikainen, G. T. Swanson, and J. S. Kastrup.
J. Biol. Chem., 284, 14219-14229 (2009).
Synthetic studies on gambieric acids, potent antifungal polycyclic ether natural products: Reassignment of the absolute configuration of the nonacyclic polyether core by NMR analysis of model compounds
H. Fuwa, K. Ishigai, T. Goto, A. Suzuki, and M. Sasaki.
J. Org. Chem., 74, 4024-4040 (2009).
This paper was selected as a Featured Article of The Journal of Organic Chemistry.
Proteomic analysis reveals multiple patterns of response in cells exposed to a toxin mixture
G. L. Sala, G. Ronzitti, M. Sasaki, H. Fuwa, T. Yasumoto, A. Bigiani, and G. P. Rossini.
Chem. Res. Toxicol., 22, 1077-1085 (2009).
This paper was highlighted in In this issue of Chemical Research in Toxicology.
Synthesis of open-chain C21-C40 fragment of azaspiracid-1
M. Oikawa, T. Iwayama, and M. Sasaki.
Heterocycles, 78, 609-615 (2009).
Chemospecific allylation and domino metathesis of 7-oxanorbornenes for
skeletal and appendage diversity
M. Ikoma, M. Oikawa and M. Sasaki.
Eur. J. Org. Chem., 72-84 (2009).
Synthesis of 2-substituted indoles and indolines via Suzuki-Miyaura coupling/5-endo-trig cyclization strategies.
H. Fuwa and M. Sasaki.
J. Org. Chem., 74, 212-221 (2009).