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

Kim, H, Byeon, SR, Leed, MGD, and Hong, J. "Intramolecular Michael reactions of aliphatic aldehyde enolates generated by imidazolium carbenes." Tetrahedron Letters 52.19 (May 11, 2011): 2468-2470. Full Text

Harrington, JM, Park, H, Ying, Y, Hong, J, and Crumbliss, AL. "Characterization of Fe(III) sequestration by an analog of the cytotoxic siderophore brasilibactin A: implications for the iron transport mechanism in mycobacteria." Metallomics : Integrated Biometal Science 3.5 (May 2011): 464-471. Full Text

Lee, S-U, Kwak, HB, Pi, S-H, You, H-K, Byeon, SR, Ying, Y, Luesch, H, Hong, J, and Kim, SH. "In vitro and in vivo osteogenic activity of largazole." ACS Medicinal Chemistry Letters 2.3 (2011): 248-251. Full Text

Kim, H, Baker, JB, Park, Y, Park, H-B, DeArmond, PD, Kim, SH, Fitzgerald, MC, Lee, D-S, and Hong, J. "Total synthesis, assignment of the absolute stereochemistry, and structure-activity relationship studies of subglutinols A and B." Chem Asian J 5.8 (August 2, 2010): 1902-1910. Full Text

Liu, Y, Salvador, LA, Byeon, S, Ying, Y, Kwan, JC, Law, BK, Hong, J, and Luesch, H. "Anticolon cancer activity of largazole, a marine-derived tunable histone deacetylase inhibitor." Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics 335.2 (2010): 351-361. Full Text

Yuan, L, Seo, J-S, Kang, NS, Keinan, S, Steele, SE, Michelotti, GA, Wetsel, WC, Beratan, DN, Gong, Y-D, Lee, TH, and Hong, J. "Identification of 3-hydroxy-2-(3-hydroxyphenyl)-4H-1-benzopyran-4-ones as isoform-selective PKC-zeta inhibitors and potential therapeutics for psychostimulant abuse." Molecular Biosystems 5.9 (September 2009): 927-930. Full Text

Kasper, AC, Moon, EJ, Hu, X, Park, Y, Wooten, CM, Kim, H, Yang, W, Dewhirst, MW, and Hong, J. "Analysis of HIF-1 inhibition by manassantin A and analogues with modified tetrahydrofuran configurations." Bioorg Med Chem Lett 19.14 (July 15, 2009): 3783-3786. Full Text