Publications

Kilaj, A., Gao, H., Tahchieva, D., Ramakrishnan, R., Bachmann, D., Gillingham, D., von Lilienfeld, O. A., Kuepper, J. and Willitsch, S. (2020) ‘Quantum-chemistry-aided identification, synthesis and experimental validation of model systems for conformationally controlled reaction studies: separation of the conformers of 2,3-dibromobuta-1,3-diene in the gas phase’, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. Royal Society of Chemistry, 22(24), pp. 13431-13439. doi: 10.1039/d0cp01396j .   edoc | Open Access
Wang, Y., Patil, K. M., Yan, S., Zhang, P., Guo, W., Wang, Y., Chen, H.-Y., Gillingham, D. and Huang, S. (2019) ‘Nanopore Sequencing Accurately Identifies the Mutagenic DNA Lesion O; 6; -Carboxymethyl Guanine and Reveals Its Behavior in Replication’, Angewandte Chemie International Edition. Wiley, 58(25), pp. 8432-8436. doi: 10.1002/anie.201902521.   edoc | Open Access
Stress, C. J., Sauter, B., Schneider, L. A., Sharpe, T. and Gillingham, D. (2019) ‘A DNA-Encoded Chemical Library Incorporating Elements of Natural Macrocycles’, Angewandte Chemie International Edition. Wiley, 58(28), pp. 9570-9574. doi: 10.1002/anie.201902513.   edoc | Open Access
Räz, M. H., Sandell, E., Patil, K., Gillingham, D. G. and Sturla, S. J. (2019) ‘High Sensitivity of Human Translesion DNA Synthesis Polymerase κ to Variation in O6-Carboxymethylguanine Structures’, ACS Chemical Biology. American Chemical Society, 14(2), pp. 214-222. doi: 10.1021/acschembio.8b00802.   edoc | Open Access
Rasale, D., Patil, K., Sauter, B., Geigle, S., Zhanybekova, S. and Gillingham, D. (2018) ‘A new water soluble copper N-heterocyclic carbene complex delivers mild O6G-selective RNA alkylation’, Chemical Communications . Royal Society of Chemistry, 54(66), pp. 9174-9177. doi: 10.1039/C8CC04476G.   edoc | Open Access
Sauter, B. and Gillingham, D. (2018) ‘Profiling the Nucleobase and Structure Selectivity of Anticancer Drugs and other DNA Alkylating Agents by RNA Sequencing’, ChemBioChem. Wiley, 19(15), pp. 1638-1642. doi: 10.1002/cbic.201800235.   edoc | Open Access
Gillingham, D. and Rasale, D. (2018) ‘Direct and Selective Modification of RNA - An Open Challenge in Nucleic Acid Chemistry’, Chimia, 72(11), pp. 777-781. doi: 10.2533/chimia.2018.777.   edoc
Zhao, J., Bachmann, D. G., Lenz, M., Gillingham, D. G. and Ward, T. R. (2018) ‘An artificial metalloenzyme for carbene transfer based on a biotinylated dirhodium anchored within streptavidin’, Catalysis science & technology. Royal Society of Chemistry, 8(9), pp. 2294-2298. doi: 10.1039/c8cy00646f.   edoc | Open Access
Gillingham, D. and Sauter, B. (2017) ‘Genomic Studies Reveal New Aspects of the Biology of DNA Damaging Agents’, ChemBioChem. Wiley, 18(24), pp. 2368-2375. doi: 10.1002/cbic.201700520.   edoc
Geigle, S., Wyss, L., Sturla, S. and Gillingham, D. (2017) ‘Copper carbenes alkylate guanine chemoselectively through a substrate directed reaction’, Chemical Science. Royal Society of Chemistry, 8(1), pp. 499-506. doi: 10.1039/c6sc03502g.   edoc | Open Access
Stress, C., Schmidt, P. and Gillingham, D. (2016) ‘Comparison of boron-assisted oxime and hydrazone formations leads to the discovery of a fluorogenic variant’, Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry. Royal Society of Chemistry, 14(24), pp. 5529-5533. doi: 10.1039/c6ob00168h.   edoc | Open Access
Gillingham, D. (2016) ‘The role of boronic acids in accelerating condensation reactions of [small alpha]-effect amines with carbonyls’, Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry. Royal Society of Chemistry, 14(32), pp. 7606-7609. doi: 10.1039/C6OB01193D.   edoc | Open Access
Fei, N., Sauter, B. and Gillingham, D. (2016) ‘The pKa of Bronsted acids controls their reactivity with diazo compounds’, Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications. Royal Society of Chemistry, 52(47), pp. 7501-7504. doi: 10.1039/C6CC03561B.   edoc | Open Access
Tishinov, K. and Gillingham, D. (2015) ‘Synthesis of New Alkylated Mononucleotide Analogues and Their Repair Proficiency by the Prokaryotic DNA Repair Protein AlkB’, Synlett. Georg Thieme Verlag, 26(19), pp. 2720-2723. doi: 10.1055/s-0035-1560491.   edoc
Schmidt, P., Stress, C. and Gillingham, D. (2015) ‘Boronic acids facilitate rapid oxime condensations at neutral pH’, Chemical Science. Royal Society of Chemistry, 6, pp. 3329-3333. doi: 10.1039/C5SC00921A.   edoc | Open Access
Gillingham, D. and Shahid, R. (2015) ‘Catalysts for RNA and DNA modification’, Current Opinion in Chemical Biology. Elsevier, 25, pp. 110-114. doi: 10.1016/j.cbpa.2014.12.025.   edoc
Bachmann, D., Schmidt, P., Geigle, S., Chougnet, A., Woggon, W.-D. and Gillingham, D. (2015) ‘Modular ligands for dirhodium complexes facilitate catalyst customization’, Advanced Synthesis and Catalysis. Wiley, 357(9), pp. 2033-2038. doi: 10.1002/adsc.201500050.   edoc | Open Access
Schmidt, P., Zhou, L., Tishinov, K., Zimmermann, K. and Gillingham, D. (2014) ‘Dialdehydes Lead to Exceptionally Fast Bioconjugations at Neutral pH by Virtue of a Cyclic Intermediate’, Angewandte Chemie International Edition. Wiley, 53(41), pp. 10928-10931. doi: 10.1002/anie.201406132.   edoc
Fei, N., Häussinger, D., Blümli, S., Laventie, B.-J., Bizzini, L. D., Zimmermann, K., Jenal, U. and Gillingham, D. (2014) ‘Catalytic carbene transfer allows the direct customization of cyclic purine dinucleotides’, Chemical Communications. Royal Society of Chemistry, 50(62), pp. 8499-8502. doi: 10.1039/C4CC01919A.   edoc | Open Access
Gillingham, D. and Tishinov, K. (2013) ‘Synthesis of nucleic acid polymers with non-canonical nucleobases’, Synlett. Georg Thieme Verlag, 24(8), pp. 893-897. doi: 10.1055/s-0032-1318493.   edoc
Gillingham, D. and Fei, N. (2013) ‘Catalytic X-H insertion reactions based on carbenoids’, Chemical Society Reviews. Royal Society of Chemistry, 42(12), pp. 4918-4931. doi: 10.1039/C3CS35496B.   edoc | Open Access
Bachmann, D. G., Wittwer, C. C. and Gillingham, D. G. (2013) ‘Stereoselective Heck Reactions with Vinyl Sulfoxides, Sulfides and Sulfones’, Advanced Synthesis and Catalysis. Wiley, 355(18), pp. 3703-3707. doi: 10.1002/adsc.201300678.   edoc
Tishinov, K., Fei, N. and Gillingham, D. (2013) ‘Cu(I)-catalysed N–H insertion in water: a new tool for chemical biology’, Chemical Science. Royal Society of Chemistry, 4(12), pp. 4401-4406. doi: 10.1039/C3SC51363G.   edoc | Open Access
Stallforth, P., Matthies, S., Adibekian, A., Gillingham, D., Hilvert, D. and Seeberger, P. (2012) ‘De novo chemoenzymatic synthesis of sialic acid’, Chemical Communications. Royal Society of Chemistry, 48(98), pp. 11987-11989. doi: 10.1039/C2CC37305J.   edoc
Tishinov, K., Schmidt, K., Häussinger, D. and Gillingham, D. (2012) ‘Structure-selective catalytic alkylation of DNA and RNA’, Angewandte Chemie International Edition. Wiley, 51(48), pp. 12000-12004. doi: 10.1002/anie.201205201.   edoc
Gillingham, D., Martinez, A. and Pianowski, Z. (2012) ‘Report from the 47th EUCHEMS Conference on Stereochemistry : The Bürgenstock Conference’, Chimia. Schweizerische Chemische Gesellschaft, 66(11), pp. 873-875. doi: 10.2533/chimia.2012.873 .   edoc | Open Access
Clemens, M., Gillingham, D., Ward, T. R. and Hilvert, D. (2011) ‘An Artificial Metalloenzyme for Olefin Metathesis’, Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications. Royal Society of Chemistry, 47(44), pp. 12068-12070. doi: 10.1039/c1cc15005g.   edoc