Faculty Profiles

Jiyong Hong
Professor of Chemistry
3220 French Science Center, 124 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-1545
(919) 660-1605



Ph.D., The Scripps Research Institute 2001

M.S., Seoul National University 1995

B.S., Seoul National University 1993

Research Areas:
Synthesis, Biological, Organic

Collins, CS, Hong, J, Sapinoso, L, Zhou, Y, Liu, Z, Micklash, K, Schultz, PG, and Hampton, GM. "A small interfering RNA screen for modulators of tumor cell motility identifies MAP4K4 as a promigratory kinase." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 103.10 (2006): 3775-3780. Full Text

Lee, J, and Hong, J. "First synthesis and structural elucidation of (-)-presphaerene." Journal of Organic Chemistry 69.19 (2004): 6433-6440. Full Text

Boger, DL, and Hong, J. "Asymmetric total synthesis of ent-(-)-roseophilin: Assignment of absolute configuration." Journal of the American Chemical Society 123.35 (2001): 8515-8519. Full Text

Boger, DL, Hong, J, Hikota, M, and Ishida, M. "Total synthesis of phomazarin." Journal of the American Chemical Society 121.11 (1999): 2471-2477. Full Text

Boger, DL, and Hong, J. "Total synthesis of nothapodytine b and (-)-mappicine." Journal of the American Chemical Society 120.6 (1998): 1218-1222. Full Text

Kim, D, Choi, WJ, Hong, JY, II, YP, and Kim, YB. "An asymmetric synthesis of (+)-isonitramine by 'triple allylic strain-controlled' intramolecular SN2' alkylation." Tetrahedron Letters 37.9 (1996): 1433-1434. Full Text