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

Kelly, Joseph, et al. “Acid-Catalyzed Rearrangement of 5-Bromo-3-[1-allyl-2-(3,5-dimethoxyphenyl)ethyl]-2-cyanopyridine.The Journal of Organic Chemistry, vol. 63, no. 17, Aug. 1998, pp. 6039–42. Epmc, doi:10.1021/jo9803378. Full Text

Zbaida, S., et al. “In vitro metabolism of 10-(3-chlorophenyl)-6,8,9,10-tetrahydrobenzo[b][1,8]naphthyridin-5(7H)- one, a topical antipsoriatic agent. Use of precision-cut rat, dog, monkey and human liver slices, and chemical synthesis of metabolites.Biopharmaceutics & Drug Disposition, vol. 19, no. 5, July 1998, pp. 315–32. Epmc, doi:10.1002/(sici)1099-081x(199807)19:5<315::aid-bdd107>3.0.co;2-n. Full Text

Shi, Q., et al. “Antitumor Agents. 183. Syntheses, Conformational Analyses, and Antitubulin Activity of Allothiocolchicinoids.” Journal of Organic Chemistry, vol. 63, no. 12, June 1998, pp. 4018–25. Scopus, doi:10.1021/jo980073p. Full Text

Kelly, J., et al. “Synthesis of isomeric 3-piperidinyl and 3-pyrrolidinyl benzo[5,6]cyclohepta[1,2-b]pyridines: sulfonamido derivatives as inhibitors of Ras prenylation.Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry, vol. 6, no. 6, June 1998, pp. 673–86. Epmc, doi:10.1016/s0968-0896(98)00026-1. Full Text

Draper, R. W., et al. “An unusual dienone-phenol rearrangement product formed during the synthesis of mometasone furoate (Sch 32088).Steroids, vol. 63, no. 3, Mar. 1998, pp. 135–40. Epmc, doi:10.1016/s0039-128x(97)00155-4. Full Text

McKittrick, B. A., et al. “Synthesis of C3 heteroatom-substituted azetidinones that display potent cholesterol absorption inhibitory activity.Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, vol. 41, no. 5, Feb. 1998, pp. 752–59. Epmc, doi:10.1021/jm970676d. Full Text

Pirrung, M. C., et al. “Revised Relative and Absolute Stereochemistry of (+)-Purpurin.” Journal of Natural Products, vol. 61, no. 1, Jan. 1998, pp. 89–91. Epmc, doi:10.1021/np970366y. Full Text

Bucholtz, E. C., et al. “1-phenyl-3-dimethylamino-1,2,3,4-tetrahydronaphthalene (H-2-PAT): Effect of stereochemistry on binding and function at brain histamine receptors.” Medicinal Chemistry Research, vol. 8, no. 6, 1998, pp. 322–32.

Bhattacharya, A. K., et al. “Boron trifluoride-acetic anhydride catalysed rearrangement of dihydroarteannuin B.” Tetrahedron, vol. 53, no. 44, Nov. 1997, pp. 14975–90. Scopus, doi:10.1016/S0040-4020(97)01049-1. Full Text