Publications by authors named "Xue-Wei Liu"

100Publications

Antimicrobial Carbohydrate-Based Macromolecules: Their Structures and Activities.

J Org Chem 2020 Nov 24. Epub 2020 Nov 24.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371, Singapore.

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November 2020

[Analysis of projects funded by NSFC in field of efficacy material base of traditional Chinese medicine].

Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi 2020 Jul;45(13):3233-3237

Division X, Department of Health Science, National Natural Science Foundation of China Beijing 100085, China.

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July 2020

Recent Development in Ligation Methods for Glycopeptide and Glycoprotein Synthesis.

Chem Asian J 2020 Sep 28;15(17):2548-2557. Epub 2020 Jul 28.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore, 637371, Singapore.

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September 2020

Androgen deficit changes the response to antidepressant drugs in tail suspension test in mice.

Aging Male 2020 May 12:1-7. Epub 2020 May 12.

Department of Neuropharmacology, College of Pharmacy, Qiqihar Medical University, Qiqihar, China.

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May 2020

Multifunctional Glyco-Nanosheets to Eradicate Drug-Resistant Bacteria on Wounds.

Adv Healthc Mater 2020 05 21;9(10):e2000265. Epub 2020 Apr 21.

School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore, 637371, Singapore.

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May 2020

[Analysis of projects funded by NSFC in field of pharmacology of traditional Chinese medicine in 2019].

Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi 2020 Jan;45(1):209-213

Division X, Department of Health Science, National Natural Science Foundation of China Beijing 100085, China.

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January 2020

Palladium(ii)-catalyzed stereoselective synthesis of C-glycosides from glycals with diaryliodonium salts.

Org Biomol Chem 2020 03;18(12):2242-2251

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore 637371.

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March 2020

[Identification of the Strain Which Highly Produces Protease and β-D-glucosidase Isolated from Shuidouchi Produced in Sichuan and Evaluating Its Ability of Producing Protease].

Sichuan Da Xue Xue Bao Yi Xue Ban 2019 Sep;50(5):714-719

Department of Public Health Laboratory Sciences, West China School of Public Health and West China Fourth Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610041, China.

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September 2019

One-Pot Cascade Transformation of Glucal into Structurally Diverse Drug-Like Scaffolds.

Chem Asian J 2019 Nov 7;14(22):4024-4030. Epub 2019 Aug 7.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 637371, Singapore.

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November 2019

[Analysis on projects of ethnomedicine and ethnopharmacology funded by National Natural Science Foundation of China from 1986-2018].

Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi 2019 Jul;44(13):2886-2892

Department of Health Science,National Natural Science Foundation of China Beijing 100085,China.

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July 2019

Novel cucurbitane-type triterpene saponins from .

J Asian Nat Prod Res 2020 Jan 21;22(1):30-37. Epub 2019 Jul 21.

Neuropharmacology, College of Pharmacy, Qiqihar Medical University, Qiqihar 161006, China.

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January 2020

Stereo- and regioselective glycosylation with protection-less sugar derivatives: an alluring strategy to access glycans and natural products.

Chem Soc Rev 2019 Jul;48(15):4006-4018

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, 637371, Singapore.

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July 2019

Metal-free visible light photoredox enables generation of carbyne equivalents phosphonium ylide C-H activation.

Chem Sci 2019 Feb 4;10(6):1687-1691. Epub 2018 Dec 4.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry , School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences , Nanyang Technological University , 21 Nanyang Link , Singapore 637371 . Email:

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February 2019

Microbial diversity and chemical analysis of Shuidouchi, traditional Chinese fermented soybean.

Food Res Int 2019 02 9;116:1289-1297. Epub 2018 Oct 9.

Department of Public Health Laboratory Sciences, West China School of Public Health and Healthy Food Evaluation Research Center, Sichuan University, Chengdu 61000, China. Electronic address:

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February 2019

Recent advances in reagent-controlled stereoselective/stereospecific glycosylation.

Carbohydr Res 2019 Feb 22;473:72-81. Epub 2018 Oct 22.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 637371, Singapore. Electronic address:

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February 2019

Synthesis of Antibacterial Glycosylated Polycaprolactones Bearing Imidazoliums with Reduced Hemolytic Activity.

Biomacromolecules 2019 02 10;20(2):949-958. Epub 2019 Jan 10.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences , Nanyang Technological University , 21 Nanyang Link , Singapore 637371 , Republic of Singapore.

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February 2019

Epidemiological and molecular analysis of avian influenza A(H7N9) virus in Shanghai, China, 2013-2017.

Infect Drug Resist 2018 22;11:2411-2424. Epub 2018 Nov 22.

Department of Animal Science, Shanghai Key Laboratory of Veterinary Biotechnology, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, China,

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November 2018

A similar effect of P16 hydroxymethylation and true-methylation on the prediction of malignant transformation of oral epithelial dysplasia: observation from a prospective study.

BMC Cancer 2018 Sep 24;18(1):918. Epub 2018 Sep 24.

Key Laboratory of Carcinogenesis and Translational Research (MOE/Beijing), Division of Aetiology, Peking University Cancer Hospital and Institute, Beijing, 100142, China.

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September 2018

(1-aryloxy-2-hydroxypropyl)-phenylpiperazine derivatives suppress Candida albicans virulence by interfering with morphological transition.

Microb Biotechnol 2018 11 17;11(6):1080-1089. Epub 2018 Sep 17.

State Key Laboratory for Conservation and Utilization of Subtropical Agro-Bioresources, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, 510642, China.

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November 2018

Postsynaptic GluR2 Involved in Amelioration of Aβ-Induced Memory Dysfunction by KAIXIN-San Through Rescuing Hippocampal LTP in Mice.

Rejuvenation Res 2019 Apr 29;22(2):131-137. Epub 2018 Aug 29.

1 Institute of Chinese Medicine, Heilongjiang University of Chinese Medicine, Harbin, China.

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April 2019

Raman-encoded, multivalent glycan-nanoconjugates for traceable specific binding and killing of bacteria.

Biomater Sci 2018 May;6(6):1339-1346

School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, 62 Nanyang Drive, Singapore 637459, Singapore.

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May 2018

Trace determination of mutagenic alkyl toluenesulfonate impurities via derivatization headspace-GC/MS in an active pharmaceutical ingredient of a candidate drug.

J Pharm Biomed Anal 2018 Jun 30;155:104-108. Epub 2018 Mar 30.

Laboratory of Pharmaceutical Analysis, Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 555 Rd. Zuchongzhi, Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park, Shanghai, 201203, China; University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, No. 19A Yuquan Road, Beijing, 100049, China. Electronic address:

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June 2018

A new animal model for menopausal transition: combination of ovariectomy and empty bottle stimulation.

Gynecol Endocrinol 2018 Oct 16;34(10):840-844. Epub 2018 Mar 16.

a Department of Neuroscience , Institute for Chinese Medicine, Heilongjiang University of Chinese Medicine , Harbin , China.

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October 2018

Venturing beyond Donor-Controlled Glycosylation: New Perspectives toward Anomeric Selectivity.

Acc Chem Res 2018 03 22;51(3):628-639. Epub 2018 Feb 22.

School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences, Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry , Nanyang Technological University , 21 Nanyang Link , 637371 Singapore.

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March 2018

Recent progress of C-glycosylation methods in the total synthesis of natural products and pharmaceuticals.

Org Biomol Chem 2018 03;16(11):1791-1806

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Science, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371.

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March 2018

[Detection and Analysis of Human Parainfluenza Virus Infection in Hospitalized Adults with Acute Respiratory Tract Infections].

Sichuan Da Xue Xue Bao Yi Xue Ban 2017 Nov;48(6):891-894

Department of Public Health Laboratory Sciences,West China School of Public Health (West China Fourth Hospital),Sichuan University,Chengdu 610041,China.

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November 2017

Diastereoselective Synthesis of C-Vinyl Glycosides via Gold(I)-Catalyzed Tandem 1,3-Acyloxy Migration/Ferrier Rearrangement.

Org Lett 2018 01 15;20(1):16-19. Epub 2017 Dec 15.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University , 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore 637371.

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January 2018

A minimalist approach to stereoselective glycosylation with unprotected donors.

Nat Commun 2017 10 27;8(1):1146. Epub 2017 Oct 27.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore, 637371, Singapore.

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October 2017

Direct Aldehyde Csp -H Functionalization through Visible-Light-Mediated Photoredox Catalysis.

Chemistry 2017 Nov 23;23(63):15899-15902. Epub 2017 Oct 23.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore, 637371, Singapore.

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November 2017

Asymmetric syntheses of 8-oxabicyclo[3,2,1]octane and 11-oxatricyclo[5.3.1.0]undecane from glycals.

Chem Sci 2017 Sep 7;8(9):6656-6661. Epub 2017 Aug 7.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry , School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences , Nanyang Technological University , 21 Nanyang Link , Singapore 637371 . Email:

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September 2017

Synthesis of Sialic Acids, Their Derivatives, and Analogs by Using a Whole-Cell Catalyst.

Chemistry 2017 Oct 9;23(60):15143-15149. Epub 2017 Oct 9.

CAS Key Laboratory of Pathogenic Microbiology and Immunology, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Chaoyang District, Beijing, 100101, P. R. China.

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October 2017

Stimuli-responsive multifunctional glyconanoparticle platforms for targeted drug delivery and cancer cell imaging.

Chem Sci 2017 May 30;8(5):3980-3988. Epub 2017 Mar 30.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry , School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences , Nanyang Technological University , 21 Nanyang Link , Singapore 637371 , Singapore . Email:

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May 2017

3-Aminodeoxypyranoses in Glycosylation: Diversity-Oriented Synthesis and Assembly in Oligosaccharides.

Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 2017 05 20;56(19):5227-5231. Epub 2017 Mar 20.

Hubei Key Laboratory of Natural Medicinal Chemistry and Resource Evaluation, School of Pharmacy, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, 13 Hangkong Road, Wuhan, Hubei, 430030, China.

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May 2017

Palladium-Catalyzed Decarboxylative Allylation/Wittig Reaction: Substrate-Controlled Synthesis of C-Vinyl Glycosides.

Org Lett 2017 01 8;19(2):416-419. Epub 2017 Jan 8.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry Nanyang Technological University , School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences, 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore 637371, Singapore.

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January 2017

Interrupting Nazarov Reaction with Different Trapping Modality: Utilizing Potassium Alkynyltrifluoroborate as a σ-Nucleophile.

Org Lett 2016 09 7;18(18):4458-61. Epub 2016 Sep 7.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University , Singapore 637371, Singapore.

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September 2016

N-Linked Glycosyl Auxiliary-Mediated Native Chemical Ligation on Aspartic Acid: Application towards N-Glycopeptide Synthesis.

Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 2016 08 22;55(35):10363-7. Epub 2016 Jul 22.

School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore, 637371, Singapore.

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August 2016

An applicable method of drawing cerebrospinal fluid in rats.

J Chem Neuroanat 2016 07 22;74:18-20. Epub 2016 Feb 22.

Department of Neuroscience, Institute for Chinese Medicine, Heilongjiang University of Chinese Medicine, 24 Hepinglu, Xiangfang-qu, Harbin 150040, China. Electronic address:

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July 2016

The first intermolecular interrupted imino-Nazarov reaction: expeditious access to carbocyclic nucleoside analogues.

Chem Sci 2016 Feb 27;7(2):1100-1103. Epub 2015 Oct 27.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry , School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences , Nanyang Technological University , 21 Nanyang Link , Singapore 637371 . Email:

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February 2016

Effects of legume species introduction on vegetation and soil nutrient development on abandoned croplands in a semi-arid environment on the Loess Plateau, China.

Sci Total Environ 2016 Jan 3;541:692-700. Epub 2015 Oct 3.

State Key Laboratory of Grassland Agro-Ecosystem, Institute of Arid Agroecology, School of Life Sciences, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, Gansu 730000, China; The UWA Institute of Agriculture, The University of Western Australia, M082, Perth WA 6009 Australia. Electronic address:

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January 2016

P16 Methylation as an Early Predictor for Cancer Development From Oral Epithelial Dysplasia: A Double-blind Multicentre Prospective Study.

EBioMedicine 2015 May 23;2(5):432-7. Epub 2015 Mar 23.

Beijing Key Laboratory of Carcinogenesis and Translational Research (Ministry of Education), Division of Aetiology, Peking University Cancer Hospital and Institute, China.

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May 2015

Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials Comparing Risk of Major Adverse Cardiac Events and Bleeding in Patients With Prasugrel Versus Clopidogrel.

Am J Cardiol 2015 Aug 12;116(3):384-92. Epub 2015 May 12.

Department of Cardiology, Nanfang Hospital, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, People's Republic of China. Electronic address:

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August 2015

Two-dimensional wavelike spinel lithium titanate for fast lithium storage.

Sci Rep 2015 May 18;5:9782. Epub 2015 May 18.

School of Physical &Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371 Singapore.

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May 2015

Palladium-catalyzed glycosylation: novel synthetic approach to diverse N-heterocyclic glycosides.

Org Lett 2015 Mar 2;17(6):1357-60. Epub 2015 Mar 2.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371, Singapore.

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March 2015

A concise route to the highly-functionalized azetidine precursor: the enantioselective synthesis of penaresidin B.

Chem Commun (Camb) 2015 Mar;51(22):4639-42

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371.

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March 2015

Intramolecular C - N bond formation under metal-free conditions: synthesis of indolizines.

Chem Asian J 2015 Apr 2;10(4):853-6. Epub 2015 Feb 2.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore-637371 (Singapore), Fax: (+65) 6791-1961.

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April 2015

Practical route to 2-quinolinones via a Pd-catalyzed C-H bond activation/C-C bond formation/cyclization cascade reaction.

Org Lett 2015 Jan 29;17(2):222-5. Epub 2014 Dec 29.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University , 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore 637371.

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January 2015

Stereocontrolled O-glycosylation with palladium-catalyzed decarboxylative allylation.

J Org Chem 2014 Dec 19;79(23):11473-82. Epub 2014 Nov 19.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University , Singapore 637371, Singapore.

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December 2014

Reversing the stereoselectivity of a palladium-catalyzed O-glycosylation through an inner-sphere or outer-sphere pathway.

Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 2015 Jan 3;54(2):604-7. Epub 2014 Nov 3.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371 (Singapore).

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January 2015

The intriguing dual-directing effect of 2-cyanobenzyl ether for a highly stereospecific glycosylation reaction.

Nat Commun 2014 Oct 3;5:5051. Epub 2014 Oct 3.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore 637371, Singapore.

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October 2014

A highly efficient dual catalysis approach for C-glycosylation: addition of (o-azaaryl)carboxaldehyde to glycals.

Chem Commun (Camb) 2014 Nov 19;50(87):13391-3. Epub 2014 Sep 19.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371.

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November 2014

Interrupted imino-Nazarov cyclization of 1-aminopentadienyl cation and related cascade process.

Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 2014 Sep 11;53(40):10742-6. Epub 2014 Aug 11.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore 637371 (Singapore).

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September 2014

Collective synthesis of 4-hydroxy-2-pyridone alkaloids and their antiproliferation activities.

Chem Asian J 2014 Sep 22;9(9):2548-54. Epub 2014 Jul 22.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore 637371 (Singapore).

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September 2014

Design and synthesis of multivalent neoglycoconjugates by click conjugations.

Beilstein J Org Chem 2014 10;10:1325-32. Epub 2014 Jun 10.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore 637371.

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July 2014

Dual-function Pd/NHC catalysis: tandem allylation-isomerization-conjugate addition that allows access to pyrroles, thiophenes and furans.

Chem Commun (Camb) 2014 Jun;50(46):6168-70

School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Drive, Singapore 637371.

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June 2014

One-pot synthesis of β-N-glycosyl imidazole analogues via a palladium-catalysed decarboxylative allylation.

Chem Commun (Camb) 2014 Apr;50(32):4222-4

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371, Singapore.

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April 2014

Directed orthometalation and the asymmetric total synthesis of N-deoxymilitarinone A and torrubiellone B.

Org Lett 2014 Jan 2;16(1):26-9. Epub 2013 Dec 2.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University , Singapore 637371.

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January 2014

Facile access to cis-2,6-disubstituted tetrahydropyrans by palladium-catalyzed decarboxylative allylation: total syntheses of (±)-centrolobine and (+)-decytospolides A and B.

Chemistry 2014 Jan 27;20(2):405-9. Epub 2013 Nov 27.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371.

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January 2014

β-Type glycosidic bond formation by palladium-catalyzed decarboxylative allylation.

Chemistry 2013 Oct 17;19(42):14047-51. Epub 2013 Sep 17.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371 (Singapore).

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October 2013

Oxidative Heck reaction of glycals and aryl hydrazines: a palladium-catalyzed C-glycosylation.

J Org Chem 2013 Sep 23;78(17):8821-5. Epub 2013 Aug 23.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371.

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September 2013

Exploring the native chemical ligation concept for highly stereospecific glycosylation reactions.

J Org Chem 2013 Jun 10;78(11):5196-204. Epub 2013 May 10.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore 637371.

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June 2013

Stereoselective β-C-glycosylation by a palladium-catalyzed decarboxylative allylation: formal synthesis of aspergillide A.

Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 2013 May 15;52(19):5134-7. Epub 2013 Apr 15.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371, Singapore.

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May 2013

Benzofuran-based estrogen receptor α modulators as anti-cancer therapeutics: in silico and experimental studies.

Curr Med Chem 2013 ;20(22):2820-37

Division of Chemical and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nayang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore 637371, Singapore.

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January 2014

Ferrier-type N-glycosylation: synthesis of N-glycosides of enone sugars.

J Org Chem 2013 Feb 15;78(3):1293-9. Epub 2013 Jan 15.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore 637371.

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February 2013

Design of a "turn-off/turn-on" biosensor: understanding carbohydrate-lectin interactions for use in noncovalent drug delivery.

J Am Chem Soc 2012 Sep 10;134(37):15229-32. Epub 2012 Sep 10.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore 637371.

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September 2012

Copper(II)/iron(III) co-catalyzed intermolecular diamination of alkynes: facile synthesis of imidazopyridines.

Org Lett 2012 Sep 10;14(17):4386-9. Epub 2012 Aug 10.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore 637371.

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September 2012

Triflimide-catalyzed allyl-allyl cross-coupling: a metal-free allylic alkylation.

Chem Commun (Camb) 2012 Sep 24;48(69):8709-11. Epub 2012 Jul 24.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 637371, Singapore.

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September 2012

N-heterocyclic carbene catalyzed homoenolate-addition reaction of enals and nitroalkenes: asymmetric synthesis of 5-carbon-synthon δ-nitroesters.

Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 2012 Aug 23;51(33):8276-80. Epub 2012 Jul 23.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371, Singapore.

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August 2012

Synthesis of (R)-mellein by a partially reducing iterative polyketide synthase.

J Am Chem Soc 2012 Jul 16;134(29):11924-7. Epub 2012 Jul 16.

School of Biological Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 60 Nanyang Drive, Singapore 637551.

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July 2012

Improved utilization of photogenerated charge using fluorine-doped TiO(2) hollow spheres scattering layer in dye-sensitized solar cells.

ACS Appl Mater Interfaces 2012 Jul 6;4(7):3712-7. Epub 2012 Jul 6.

School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, Nanyang Technological University , 70 Nanyang Drive, Singapore 637457.

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July 2012

2-[4-(Benz-yloxy)benzyl-idene]malononitrile.

Acta Crystallogr Sect E Struct Rep Online 2012 Jun 12;68(Pt 6):o1690. Epub 2012 May 12.

College of Life Science and Pharmaceutical Engineering, Nanjing University of Technology, Puzhunan Road No. 30 Nanjing, Nanjing 210009, People's Republic of China.

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June 2012

Direct and stereoselective synthesis of 1,3-cis-3- arylsulphonaminodeoxydisaccharides and oligosaccharides.

J Org Chem 2012 Jun 6;77(12):5245-54. Epub 2012 Jun 6.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore 637371.

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June 2012

Synthesis and structure characterization of a stable nonatwistacene.

Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 2012 Jun 4;51(25):6094-8. Epub 2012 May 4.

School of Materials Science and Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 639798, Singapore.

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June 2012

Two-dimensional nanoarchitectures for lithium storage.

Adv Mater 2012 Aug 16;24(30):4097-111. Epub 2012 Apr 16.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry Sciences, School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore, 637371.

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August 2012

N-Heterocyclic carbene catalyzed C-glycosylation: a concise approach from Stetter reaction.

Org Lett 2012 Jan 20;14(1):174-7. Epub 2011 Dec 20.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371.

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January 2012

Access to quinolines through gold-catalyzed intermolecular cycloaddition of 2-aminoaryl carbonyls and internal alkynes.

J Org Chem 2012 Jan 12;77(1):801-7. Epub 2011 Dec 12.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371.

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January 2012

Direct synthesis of pyrroles via a silver-promoted three-component reaction involving unusual imidazole ring opening.

Chem Commun (Camb) 2011 Dec 2;47(48):12855-7. Epub 2011 Nov 2.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore 637371.

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December 2011

Stereoselective synthesis of β-N-glycosides through 2-deoxy-2-nitroglycal.

Carbohydr Res 2011 Dec 4;346(18):2957-9. Epub 2011 Feb 4.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371, Singapore.

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December 2011

Total synthesis of sialic acid by a sequential rhodium-catalyzed aziridination and Barbier allylation of D-glycal.

Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 2011 Dec 18;50(50):12054-7. Epub 2011 Oct 18.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore 637371, Singapore.

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December 2011

Palladium catalyzed stereoselective C-glycosylation of glycals with enol triflates.

Org Lett 2011 Oct 28;13(20):5648-51. Epub 2011 Sep 28.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371.

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October 2011

Enhancement of photogenerated electron transport in dye-sensitized solar cells with introduction of a reduced graphene oxide-TiO2 junction.

Chemistry 2011 Sep 23;17(39):10832-7. Epub 2011 Aug 23.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371, Singapore.

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September 2011

Regio- and stereoselective synthesis of 2-deoxy-C-aryl glycosides via palladium catalyzed decarboxylative reactions.

Org Lett 2011 Sep 4;13(17):4608-11. Epub 2011 Aug 4.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371, Singapore.

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September 2011

Palladium-catalyzed direct cross-coupling reaction of glycals with activated alkenes.

Org Lett 2011 Aug 27;13(16):4394-7. Epub 2011 Jul 27.

School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, 637371 Singapore.

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August 2011

Facile synthesis of carbohydrate-integrated isoxazolines through tandem [4+1] cycloaddition and rearrangement of 2-nitroglycals.

Chem Commun (Camb) 2011 Aug 29;47(30):8676-8. Epub 2011 Jun 29.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371.

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August 2011

High-yield synthesis of ultrathin silica-based nanosheets and their superior catalytic activity in H2O2 decomposition.

Chem Commun (Camb) 2011 Jun 21;47(21):6135-7. Epub 2011 Apr 21.

School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, 637371, Singapore.

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June 2011

Ready access to 3-amino-2,3-dideoxysugars via regio- and stereo-selective tandem hydroamination-glycosylation of glycals.

Org Biomol Chem 2011 May 30;9(10):3929-39. Epub 2011 Mar 30.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.

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May 2011

N-Heterocyclic carbene-mediated oxidative esterification of aldehydes: ester formation and mechanistic studies.

J Org Chem 2011 May 1;76(9):3016-23. Epub 2011 Apr 1.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, 21 Nanyang Link, Singapore 637371.

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May 2011

Sandwich-like, stacked ultrathin titanate nanosheets for ultrafast lithium storage.

Adv Mater 2011 Feb 27;23(8):998-1002. Epub 2010 Dec 27.

School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, Singapore.

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February 2011

[3 + 2] cycloaddition on carbohydrate templates: stereoselective synthesis of pyrrolidines.

Org Lett 2011 Mar 26;13(5):1072-5. Epub 2011 Jan 26.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.

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March 2011

A short and highly efficient synthesis of L-ristosamine and L-epi-daunosamine glycosides.

Org Lett 2011 Feb 18;13(4):652-5. Epub 2011 Jan 18.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371.

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February 2011

The molecular basis of distinct aggregation pathways of islet amyloid polypeptide.

J Biol Chem 2011 Feb 10;286(8):6291-300. Epub 2010 Dec 10.

School of Biological Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 639798.

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February 2011

Direct C-glycosylation of organotrifluoroborates with glycosyl fluorides and its application to the total synthesis of (+)-varitriol.

Org Lett 2011 Jan 29;13(1):42-5. Epub 2010 Nov 29.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371.

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January 2011

Molecular dynamics studies of human receptor molecule in hemagglutinin of 1918 and 2009 H1N1 influenza viruses.

J Mol Model 2011 Jul 27;17(7):1635-41. Epub 2010 Oct 27.

Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371, Singapore.

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July 2011