Representative Publications

B. V. Pipaliya, D. N. Trofimova, R. L. Grange, M. Aeluri, X. Deng, K. Shah, A. W. Craig, J. S. Allingham and P. A. Evans, “Truncated Actin-Targeting Macrolide Derivative that Blocks Cancer Cell Motility and Invasion of Extracellular Matrix” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2021, 143, 6847-6854.


J. Majhi, B. W. H. Turnbull, H. Ryu, J. Park, M.-H. Baik and P. A. Evans, “Dynamic Kinetic Resolution of Alkenyl Cyanohydrins Derived from α,β-Unsaturated Aldehydes: Stereoselective Synthesis of E-Tetrasubstituted Olefins” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2019, 141, 11770-11774.


C. S. Bailey, J. S. Zarins-Tutt, M. Agbo, A. D. Taboada, M. Gan, E. R. Abraham, R. Hamed, G. Mackenzie, P. A. Evans and R. J. M. Goss. “A Natural Solution to the Isolation and Photoprotection of the Potent Polyene Antibiotic, Marinomycin A-C. Chem. Sci. 2019, 10, 7549-7553.


D. Chen and P. A. Evans, “A Concise, Efficient and Scalable Total Synthesis of Thapsigargin and Nortrilobolide from (R)-(–)-Carvone” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139, 6046-6049.


B. W. H. Turnbull and P. A. Evans, “Enantioselective Rhodium-Catalyzed Allylic Substitution with a Nitrile Anion: Construction of Acyclic Quaternary Carbon Stereogenic Centers” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 6156–6159.