The synthesis of 2,8-dihydroxyadenine in three steps from 4,6-diamino-2-mercaptopyrimidine.
GPA: 2.5 or better
Course Experience: one year organic chemistry + one or two semesters of an organic lab course
Current Undergraduate Researchers
- Samreen Macktoon
Publications with Undergraduate Co-authors
- “Oxidation of Alkenes by Oxodiperoxomolybdenum . Trialkyl(aryl)phosphine Oxide Complexes" Altinis Kiraz, Christine I.; Mora, Luis; Jimenez, Leslie S. Synthesis, 2007, 92-96.