Faculty Profiles

Andrew T. McPhail
Professor Emeritus of Chemistry
331 Smith Drive, Durham, Durham, NC 27712
(919) 477-9039
(919) 660-1605



Ph.D., University of Glasgow (United Kingdom) 1963

B.S., University of Glasgow (United Kingdom) 1959

Aslanian, R., et al. “An asymmetric synthesis of the novel H3 agonist (+)-(3R,4R)-3-(4-imidazolyl)-4-methylpyrrolidine dihydrochloride (Sch 50971).” Tetrahedron Asymmetry, vol. 11, no. 19, Oct. 2000, pp. 3867–71. Scopus, doi:10.1016/S0957-4166(00)00380-3. Full Text

Gawley, R. E., et al. “2-Lithio-N-BOC-thiazolidines as chiral acyl anion synthons: Evaluation of facial stereoselectivity in the addition of chiral organolithiums to aldehydes.” Tetrahedron Asymmetry, vol. 11, no. 10, June 2000, pp. 2093–106. Scopus, doi:10.1016/S0957-4166(00)00154-3. Full Text

Fraser-Reid, B., et al. “IMDA/aldol strategy for transforming carbohydrates into functionalized trans-decalins.Chirality, vol. 12, no. 5–6, June 2000, pp. 488–95. Epmc, doi:10.1002/(sici)1520-636x(2000)12:5/6<488::aid-chir34>3.0.co;2-w. Full Text

Chackalamannil, S., et al. “A facile Diels-Alder route to dihydronaphthofuranones.” Tetrahedron Letters, vol. 41, no. 21, May 2000, pp. 4043–47. Scopus, doi:10.1016/S0040-4039(00)00585-2. Full Text

Hegde, V. R., et al. “A novel microbial metabolite, activator of low density lipoprotein receptor promoter.” Tetrahedron Letters, vol. 41, no. 9, Feb. 2000, pp. 1351–54. Scopus, doi:10.1016/S0040-4039(99)02291-1. Full Text

Kaminski, J. J., et al. “Conformational considerations in the design of dual antagonists of platelet-activating factor (PAF) and histamine.Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry, vol. 7, no. 7, July 1999, pp. 1413–23. Epmc, doi:10.1016/s0968-0896(99)00075-9. Full Text

Chackalamannil, Samuel, et al. “Total Synthesis of (+)-Himbacine and (+)-Himbeline.The Journal of Organic Chemistry, vol. 64, no. 6, Mar. 1999, pp. 1932–40. Epmc, doi:10.1021/jo981983+. Full Text

Draper, R. W., et al. “Unusual hydroxy-γ-sultone byproducts of steroid 21- methanesulfonylation. An efficient synthesis of mometasone 17-furoate (Sch 32088).” Tetrahedron, vol. 55, no. 11, Mar. 1999, pp. 3355–64. Scopus, doi:10.1016/S0040-4020(98)01146-6. Full Text

Cai, P., et al. “Mycoepoxydiene represents a novel class of fungal metabolites.” Tetrahedron Letters, vol. 40, no. 8, Feb. 1999, pp. 1479–82. Scopus, doi:10.1016/S0040-4039(98)02700-2. Full Text

Hayashi, T., et al. “Antitumor agents. 190. Absolute stereochemistry of the cytotoxic germacranolides, tomenphantins A and B, from Elephantopus tomentosus.Journal of Natural Products, vol. 62, no. 2, Feb. 1999, pp. 302–04. Epmc, doi:10.1021/np980185b. Full Text