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Researcher: Gourlay, BS (Dr Brendon Gourlay)

Fields of Research

Organic Chemical Synthesis
Free Radical Chemistry
Natural Products Chemistry
Physical Organic Chemistry

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge in the Chemical Sciences

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A General and Efficient Approach to the Proposed Structures of Frog Toxins: The 5-Alkylindolizidines; Natural Product Communications
A mechanistic study on the oxidation of hydrazides: application to the tuberculosis drug isoniazid; Chemical Communications
A new and high yielding synthesis of unstable pyrroles via a modified Clauson-Kaas reaction; Tetrahedron Letters
Annulation of pyrrole: application to the synthesis of indolizidine alkaloids; Tetrahedron
Knorr-Rabe partial reduction of pyrroles: Application to the synthesis of indolizidine alkaloids; Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry
Mechanistic investigation of the oxidation of hydrazides: implications for the activation of the TB drug isoniazid; Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision