David A. Vosburg Publications

Professor Vosburg’s Chemistry Publication List

41. “Engaging undergraduates in sustainability education and research,” Vosburg, D.A.In Chemistry Education for a Sustainable Society. Vol 2: Innovations in Undergraduate Curricula, ed. S.O. Obare, C.H. Middlecamp, K.E. Peterman, Washington, DC: American Chemical Society, 2020, pp. 63-73, DOI: 10.1021/bk-2020-1345.ch006.

40. “Anthraquinones: Versatile organic photocatalysts,” Cervantes-González, J.; Vosburg, D.A.; Mora-Rodriguez, S.E.; Vázquez, M.A.; Zepeda, L.G.; Villegas Gómez, C.; Lagunas Rivera, S. ChemCatChem 202012, 3811-3827, DOI: 10.1002/cctc.202000376.

39. “How do I design a chemical reaction to do useful work? Reinvigorating general chemistry by connecting chemistry and society,” Van Heuvelen, K.M.; Daub, G.W.; Hawkins, L.N.; Johnson, A.R.; Van Ryswyk, H.; Vosburg, D.A. J. Chem. Educ. 202097, 925-933, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.9b00281.

38. “Emphasizing learning: The impact of student surveys in the reform of an introductory chemistry course,” Van Heuvelen, K.M.; Blake, L.P.; Daub, G.W.; Hawkins, L.N.; Johnson, A.R.; Van Ryswyk, H.; Vosburg, D.A. Journal of Assessment and Institutional Effectiveness 20199, 1-28, DOI: 10.5325/jasseinsteffe.9.1-2.0001.

37. “Synthesis of tris-heterocycles via a cascade IMCR/aza Diels–Alder + CuAAC strategy,” Rentería-Gómez, M.A.; Islas-Jácome, A.; Pharande, S.G.; Vosburg, D.A.; Gámez-Montaño, R. Front. Chem. 20197, 546, DOI: 10.3389/fchem.2019.00546.

36. “Aqueous dearomatization/Diels–Alder cascade to a grandifloracin precursor,” Shimizu, E.A.; Cory, B.; Hoang, J.; Castro, G.G.; Jung, M.E.; Vosburg, D.A. J. Chem. Educ. 201996, 998-1001, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.8b00857.

35. “Canvass: A crowd-sourced, natural-product screening library for exploring biological space,” Kearney, S.E.; Zahoránszky-Kőhalmi, G.; Brimacombe, K.R.; Henderson, M.J.; Lynch, C.; Zhao, T.; Wan, K.K.; Itkin, Z.; Dillon, C.; Shen, M.; Cheff, D.M.; Lee, T.D.; Bougie, D.; Cheng, K.; Coussens, N.P.; Dorjsuren, D.; Eastman, R.T.; Huang, R.; Iannotti, M.J.; Karavadhi, S.; Klumpp-Thomas, C.; Roth, J.S.; Sakamuru, S.; Sun, W.; Titus, S.A.; Yasgar, A.; Zhang, Y.-Q.; Zhao, J.; Andrade, R.B.; Brown, M.K.; Burns, N.Z.; Cha, J.K.; Mevers, E.E.; Clardy, J.; Clement, J.A.; Crooks, P.A.; Cuny, G.D.; Ganor, J.; Moreno, J.; Morrill, L.A.; Picazo, E.; Susick, R.B.; Garg, N.K.; Goess, B.C.; Grossman, R.B.; Hughes, C.C.; Johnston, J.N.; Joullie, M.M.; Kinghorn, A.D.; Kingston, D.G.I.; Krische, M.J.; Kwon, O.; Maimone, T.J.; Majumdar, S.; Maloney, K.N.; Mohamed, E.; Murphy, B.T.; Nagorny, P.; Olson, D.E.; Overman, L.E.; Brown, L.E.; Snyder, J.K.; Porco, J.A. Jr.; Rivas, F.; Ross, S.A.; Sarpong, R.; Sharma, I.; Shaw, J.T.; Xu, Z.; Shen, B.; Shi, W.; Stephenson, C.R.J.; Verano, A.L.; Tan, D.S.; Tang, Y.; Taylor, R.E.; Thomson, R.J.; Vosburg, D.A.; Wu, J.; Wuest, W.M.; Zakarian, A.; Zhang, Y.; Ren, T.; Zuo, Z.; Inglese, J.; Michael, S.; Simeonov, A.; Zheng, W.; Shinn, P.; Jadhav, A.; Boxer, M.B.; Hall, M.D.; Xia, M.; Guha, R.; Rohde, J.M. ACS Cent. Sci2018, 4, 1727-1741, DOI: 10.1021/acscentsci.8b00747.

34. “Divergent Diels-Alder reactions in the biosynthesis and synthesis of endiandric-type tetracycles: A computational study,” Kron, K.J.; Kosich, M.; Cave, R.J.; Vosburg, D.A. J. Org. Chem201883, 10941-10947, DOI: 10.1021/acs.joc.8b01594.

33. “Concise, diastereoconvergent synthesis of endiandric-type tetracycles by iterative cross coupling,” Go, E.B.; Wetzler, S.P.; Kim, L.J.; Chang, A.Y.; Vosburg, D.A. Tetrahedron 201672, 3790-3794, DOI: 10.1016/j.tet.2016.02.040.

32.“Self-assembly, guest capture, and NMR spectroscopy of a metal–organic cage in water,” Go, E.B.; Srisuknimit, V.; Cheng, S.L.; Vosburg, D.A. J. Chem. Educ. 201693, 368-371, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.5b00714 (featured on the journal cover: http://pubs.acs.org/toc/jceda8/93/2).

31.  “Direct, biomimetic synthesis of (+)-artemone via a stereoselective, organocatalytic cyclization,” Nacsa, E.D.; Fielder, B.C.; Wetzler, S.P.; Srisuknimit, V.; Litz, J.P.; Van Vleet, M.J.; Quach, K.; Vosburg, D.A. Synthesis 201547, 2599-2602, DOI: 10.1055/s-0034-1380684 (featured in Organic Chemistry Highlights: http://www.organic-chemistry.org/Highlights/2016/18April.shtm and in “Navigating the chiral pool in the total synthesis of complex terpene natural products,” Brill, Z.G.; Condakes, M.L.; Ting, C.P.; Maimone, T.J. Chem. Rev2017117, 11753-11795).

30.  “Radicinin from Cochliobolus sp. inhibits Xylella fastidiosa, the causal agent of Pierce’s Disease of grapevine,” Aldrich, T.J.; Rolshausen, P.E.; Roper, M.C.; Reader, J.M.; Steinhaus, M.J.; Rapicavoli, J.; Vosburg, D.A.; Maloney, K.N. Phytochemistry 2015116, 130-137, DOI: 10.1016/j.phytochem.2015.03.015.

29.  “Cooperative loading and release behavior of a metal-organic receptor,” Gan. Q.; Ronson, T.K.; Vosburg, D.A.; Thoburn, J.D.;  Nitschke, J.R. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015137, 1770-1773, DOI: 10.1021/ja5120437.

28. “‘Solvent-free synthesis and fluorescence of a thiol-reactive sensor for undergraduate organic laboratories,” Patterson, A.L.; May, M.D.; Visser, B.J.; Kislukhin, A.A.; Vosburg, D.A. J. Chem. Educ. 201390, 1685-1687, DOI: 10.1021/ed400445j.

27. “‘Click’ and olefin metathesis chemistry in water at room temperature enabled by biodegradable micelles,” Lipshutz, B.H.; Boskovic, Z.; Crowe, C.S.; Davis, V.K.; Whittemore, H.C.; Vosburg, D.A.; Wenzel, A.G. J. Chem. Educ201390, 1514-1517, DOI: 10.1021/ed300893u.

26. “Synthesis of cis and trans davanoids: Artemone, hydroxydavanone, isodavanone, and nordavanone,” Wan, K.K.; Evans-Klock, C.D.; Fielder, B.C.; Vosburg, D.A. Synthesis 201345, 1541-1545, DOI: 10.1055/s-0033-1338429.

25. “Green chemistry and biochemistry,” Vosburg, D.A. In Chemistry for Changing Times, J. W. Hill, T. W. McCreary, D. K. Kolb, 13th edition. New York: Pearson, 2012, p. 467.

24. “Chemoselective reactions of citral: Green syntheses of natural perfumes,” Cunningham, A.D.; Ham, E.Y.; Vosburg, D.A. J. Chem. Educ201188, 322-324, DOI: 10.1021/ed100539m.

23. “Two-step, stereoselective synthesis of linalyl oxides by asymmetric allylic O-alkylation,” Wan, K.K.; Litz, J.P.; Vosburg, D.A. Tetrahedron Asymm201021, 2425-2428, DOI: 10.1016/j.tetasy.2010.08.011.

22. “Green, enzymatic syntheses of divanillin and diapocynin for the organic, biochemistry, or advanced general chemistry laboratory,” Nishimura, R.T.; Giammanco, C.H.; Vosburg, D.A. J. Chem. Educ201087, 526-527, DOI: 10.1021/ed8001607.

21. “A green, enantioselective synthesis of warfarin for the undergraduate organic laboratory,” Wong, T.C.; Sultana, C.M.; Vosburg, D.A. J. Chem. Educ201087, 194-195, DOI: 10.1021/ed800040m.

20. “A concise, biomimetic total synthesis of (+)-davanone,” Morrison, K.C.; Litz, J.P.; Scherpelz, K.P.; Dossa, P.D.; Vosburg, D.A. Org. Lett200911, 2217-2218, DOI: 10.1021/ol900697w (highlighted in “The economies of synthesis,” Newhouse, T.; Baran, P.S.; Hoffmann, R.W. Chem. Soc. Rev200938, 3010-3021).

19. “Teaching organic synthesis: a comparative case study approach,” Vosburg, D.A. J. Chem. Educ200885, 1519-1523, DOI: 10.1021/ed085p1519 (highlighted in “Novel organic courses,” Clauss, A.W. on page 1523 of same issue).

18. “Dynamic thiolation-thioesterase structure of a non-ribosomal peptide synthetase,” Frueh, D.P.; Arthanari, H.; Koglin, A.; Vosburg, D.A.; Bennett, A.E.; Walsh, C.T.; Wagner, G. Nature 2008454, 903-906 (highlighted on pages 832-833 of same issue).

17. “Characterization of the aminocarboxycyclopropane-forming enzyme CmaC,” Kelly, W.L.; Boyne, M.T., II; Yeh, E.; Vosburg, D.A.; Galonic, D.P.; Kelleher, N.L.; Walsh, C.T. Biochemistry 200746, 359-368.

16. “Enzymatic generation of the antimetabolite γ,γ-dichloroaminobutyrate by NRPS and mononuclear iron halogenase action in a streptomycete,” Ueki, M.; Galonic, D.P.; Vaillancourt, F.H.; Garneau-Tsodikova, S.; Yeh, E.; Vosburg, D.A.; Schroeder, F.C.; Osada, H.; Walsh, C.T. Chem. Biol200613, 1183-1191.

15. “Nature’s inventory of halogenation catalysts: oxidative strategies predominate,” Vaillancourt, F.H.; Yeh, E.; Vosburg, D.A.; Garneau-Tsodikova, S.; Walsh, C.T. Chem. Rev2006106, 3364-3378.

14. “Non-uniformly sampled double-TROSY hNcaNH experiments for NMR sequential assignments of large proteins,” Frueh, D.P.; Sun, Z.-Y. J.; Vosburg, D.A.; Walsh, C.T.; Hoch, J.C.; Wagner, G. J. Am. Chem. Soc2006128, 5757-5763.

13. “Dichlorination and bromination of a threonyl-S-carrier protein by the non-heme Fe(II) halogenase SyrB2,” Vaillancourt, F.H.; Vosburg, D.A.; Walsh, C.T. ChemBioChem 20067, 748-752.

12. “Determination of all nOes in 1H-13C-Me-ILV-U-2H-15N proteins with two time-shared experiments,” Frueh, D.P.; Vosburg, D.A.; Walsh, C.T.; Wagner, G. J. Biomol. NMR 200634, 31-40.

11. “Cryptic chlorination by a non-heme iron enzyme during cyclopropyl amino acid biosynthesis,” Vaillancourt, F.H.; Yeh, E.; Vosburg, D.A.; O’Connor, S.E.; Walsh, C.T.Nature 2005436, 1191-1194 (highlighted on page 1094 of same issue).

10. “Nature’s assembly line logic for natural products,” Walsh, C.T.; Kruger, R.G.; Vosburg, D.A. Chemtracts 200518, 307-320.

9. “Natural product biosynthetic assembly lines: prospects and challenges for reprogramming,” Vosburg, D.A.; Walsh, C.T. Ernst-Schering Res. Found. Workshop200551, 261-284.

8. “An enantioselective synthesis of FR182877 provides a chemical rationalization of its structure and affords multigram quantities of its direct precursor,” Vanderwal, C.D.; Vosburg, D.A.; Weiler, S.; Sorensen, E.J. J. Am. Chem. Soc2003125, 5393-5407.

7. “Concise stereocontrolled routes to fumagillol, fumagillin, and TNP-470,” Vosburg, D.A.; Weiler, S.; Sorensen, E.J. Chirality 200315, 156-166.

6. “A synthesis of (+)-FR182877 featuring tandem transannular Diels-Alder reactions inspired by a postulated biogenesis,” Vosburg, D.A.; Vanderwal, C.D.; Sorensen, E.J. J. Am. Chem. Soc2002124, 4552-4553.

5. “Intramolecular allenolate acylations in studies toward a synthesis of FR182877,” Vanderwal, C.D.; Vosburg, D.A.; Sorensen, E.J. Org. Lett20013, 4307-4310.

4. “Intramolecular hetero Diels-Alder routes to γ-carboline alkaloids,” Snyder, S.A.; Vosburg, D.A.; Jarvis, M.G.; Markgraf, J.H. Tetrahedron 200056, 5329-5335.

3. “Postulated biogenesis of WS9885B and progress toward an enantioselective synthesis,” Vanderwal, C.D.; Vosburg, D.A.; Weiler, S.; Sorensen, E.J. Org. Lett1999,1, 645-648.

2. “A concise synthesis of fumagillol,” Vosburg, D.A.; Weiler, S.; Sorensen, E.J. Angew. Chem1999111, 1024-1027; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed199938, 971-974.

1. “A concise route to isocanthin-6-one,” Markgraf, J.H.; Snyder, S.A.; Vosburg, D.A.Tetrahedron Lett199839, 1111-1112.

Professor Vosburg’s Science & Religion Publication List

5. “Ciencia y fe en México: Apreciaciones de un químico,” Vosburg, D.A. Nat. y Tras. (Rev. RYPC), January 2020http://www.revista-rypc.org/2020/01/ciencia-y-fe-en-mexico-apreciaciones.html

4. “How can we engage origins questions well?” Vosburg, D.A., In Science & Faith: Student Questions Explored, ed. Hannah Eagleson, Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2019, pp. 51-54.

3. Jesus, Beginnings, and Science: A Guide for Group Conversation, Vosburg, D.A.; Vosburg, K., Farmville, VA: Pier Press, 2017.

2. “What does Christ have to do with chemistry?” Vosburg, D.A., In Christians and Evolution: Christian Scholars Change Their Mind, ed. R.J. Berry, Oxford: Monarch Books, 2014, pp. 245-259.

1. Study guide for From the Dust: Conversations in Creation, Vosburg, D.A., Highway Media, 2012http://highwaymedia.org/resources/misc/from-the-dust-study-guide