From ACS Central Science
Imaging Mass Spectrometry Reveals Crosstalk between the Fallopian Tube and the Ovary that Drives Primary Metastasis of Ovarian Cancer
This is a great project and a great paper by Laura Sanchez group! A worthwhile reading.
From Chemical Reviews
Production and Synthetic Modifications of Shikimic Acid
From the Journal of Natural Products
Matrine-Type Alkaloids from the Roots of Sophora flavescens and Their Antiviral Activities against the Hepatitis B Virus
Spatial Distribution of Collections Yielding Marine Natural Products
Auranthine, a Benzodiazepinone from Penicillium aurantiogriseum: Refined Structure, Absolute Configuration, and Cytotoxicity
Irpeksins A–E, 1,10-seco-Eburicane-Type Triterpenoids from the Medicinal Fungus Irpex lacteus and Their Anti-NO Activity
From the Journal of the American Chemical Society
Oriented-External Electric Fields Create Absolute Enantioselectivity in Diels–Alder Reactions: Importance of the Molecular Dipole Moment
This seems to be an incredibly important breakthrough.
First report of antimicrobial resistance pre-dates penicillin
This is a very interesting story.
How seventeenth-century sisters broke the mould on scientific illustration
How to write a thorough peer review
I highly reccomend the reading of this Nature paper. Well thought.
From Organic Letters
Stereodivergent Total Synthesis of Hapalindoles, Fischerindoles, Hapalonamide H, and Ambiguine H Alkaloids by Developing a Biomimetic, Redox-Neutral, Cascade Prins-Type Cyclization
Theionbrunonines A and B: Dimeric Vobasine Alkaloids Tethered by a Thioether Bridge from Mostuea brunonis
Synthesis and Characterization of Anguibactin To Reveal Its Competence To Function as a Thermally Stable Surrogate Siderophore for a Gram-Negative Pathogen, Acinetobacter baumannii
Plagiochianins A and B, Two ent-2,3-seco-Aromadendrane Derivatives from the Liverwort Plagiochila duthiana
From Angewandte Chemie International Edition
Chlorophyll Breakdown in a Fern—Discovery of Phyllobilin Isomers with a Rearranged Carbon Skeleton
Thinking Outside the Box—Novel Antibacterials To Tackle the Resistance Crisis
Computational Studies on Biosynthetic Carbocation Rearrangements Leading to Quiannulatene: Initial Conformation Regulates Biosynthetic Route, Stereochemistry, and Skeleton Type
Total Syntheses of Asperchalasines A–E
Genome Editing Reveals Novel Thiotemplated Assembly of Polythioamide Antibiotics in Anaerobic Bacteria
Structure, Total Synthesis, and Biosynthesis of Chloromyxamides: Myxobacterial Tetrapeptides Featuring an Uncommon 6‐Chloromethyl‐5‐methoxypipecolic Acid Building Block
From the European Journal of Organic Chemistry
Synthesis and biological evaluation of (modified) miuraenamides
From Chemistry World
Chemistry World is the dissemination journal edited by the Royal Society of Chemistry, UK. I consider some Chemistry World articles as of interest to the scientific community.
Wanted: chemistry’s next superstar – The drop in chemistry undergraduates highlights the need for more inspirational scientists
Time to rewrite the textbooks – How science corrects is an important lesson in the classroom
From folklore to pharmacy
Artificial intelligence seeks out new anticancer drugs – A combination of machine learning methods yields promising results for drug discovery
Novartis exit from antibiotics a setback for race against resistance
Derek Barton and shape-shifting molecules