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

Lee, K, Kim, H, and Hong, J. "N-Heterocyclic carbene catalyzed oxidative macrolactonization: total synthesis of (+)-dactylolide." Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 51.23 (June 4, 2012): 5735-5738. Full Text

Hong, J, and Luesch, H. "Largazole: from discovery to broad-spectrum therapy." Natural Product Reports 29.4 (April 2012): 449-456. (Review) Full Text

Lee, W-G, Kim, W-S, Park, S-G, Kim, H, Hong, J, Ko, H, and Kim, Y-C. "Immunosuppressive Effects of Subglutinol Derivatives." ChemMedChem 7.2 (2012): 218-222. Full Text

Law, ME, Corsino, PE, Jahn, SC, Davis, BJ, Chen, S, Patel, B, Pham, K, Lu, J, Sheppard, B, Nørgaard, P, and al, E. "Glucocorticoids and histone deacetylase inhibitors cooperate to block the invasiveness of basal-like breast cancer cells through novel mechanisms." Oncogene (2012). Full Text

Park, H, Kim, H, and Hong, J. "A formal synthesis of SCH 351448." Org Lett 13.14 (July 15, 2011): 3742-3745. Full Text

Park, H, Kim, H, and Hong, J. "A Formal Synthesis of SCH 351448." ORGANIC LETTERS 13.14 (July 15, 2011): 3742-3745. Full Text

Hong, J. "Role of natural product diversity in chemical biology." Curr Opin Chem Biol 15.3 (June 2011): 350-354. (Review) Full Text

Lee, K, Kim, H, and Hong, J. "A stereoselective formal synthesis of leucascandrolide A." Org Lett 13.10 (May 20, 2011): 2722-2725. Full Text