Synthesis of 2,8-dihydroxyadenine in three steps from 4,6-diamino-2-mercaptopyrimidine


Project Description

The synthesis of 2,8-dihydroxyadenine in three steps from 4,6-diamino-2-mercaptopyrimidine.

Qualifications

chemistry major

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.
Research Area: 
Organic