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Publications: Dr Christopher Jones

Neal EA, Werling AYR, Jones CR ( 2021 ) . A simple Hückel model-driven strategy to overcome electronic barriers to retro-Brook silylation relevant to aryne and bisaryne precursor synthesis . Chem Commun (Camb)
Fang L, Trigiante G, Crespo-Otero R, Philpott MP, Jones CR, Watkinson M ( 2019 ) . An alternative modular 'click-SNAr-click' approach to develop subcellular localised fluorescent probes to image mobile Zn2+  . Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry
Fang L, Trigiante G, Crespo-Otero R, Hawes CS, Philpott M, Jones CR, Watkinson M ( 2019 ) . Endoplasmic reticulum targeting fluorescent probes to image mobile Zn2+ . Chemical Science
Yang Y, Xu Y, Jones C ( 2019 ) . A Ring Expansion Route to Benzofused N-Heterocycles via Aryne Insertion into 1,3-Diaza-heterocycles . European Journal of Organic Chemistry
Clement P, Trinchera P, Cervantes-Salguero K, Ye Q, Jones CR, Palma M ( 2019 ) . One‐step chemical strategy for the formation of carbon nanotube junctions in aqueous solution: The Reaction of DNA‐WrappedCarbon Nanotubes with Diazonium Salts . ChemPlusChem Article cplu.201900151 ,
JONES CR, TRINCHERA P, SUN W, kurdi N, Crespo-Otero R, Palomas D, Javid F, Saeed A ( 2018 ) . Aryne-Mediated Arylation of Hantzsch Esters: Access to Highly Substituted Aryl-dihydropyridines, Aryl-tetrahydropyridines and Spiro[benzocyclobutene-1,1′-(3′,4′-dihydropyridines)] . SYNTHESIS vol. 50 , ( 23 )
JONES CR, IDIRIS F, Majesté C, Craven G ( 2018 ) . Intramolecular hydride transfer onto arynes: redox-neutral and transition metal-free C(sp3)-H functionalization of amines . Chemical Science
JONES CR, Idiris FIM ( 2017 ) . Recent advances in fluoride-free aryne generation from arene precursors . Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry
JONES CR, Trinchera P, Sun W, Smith JE, Palomas D, Crespo-Otero R ( 2017 ) . Intermolecular Aryne Ene Reaction of Hantzsch Esters: Stable Co-valent Ene Adducts from a 1,4-Dihydropyridine Reaction . Organic Letters
Donohoe TJ, Jones CR, Kornahrens AF, Barbosa LCA, Walport LJ, Tatton MR, O'Hagan M, Rathi AH et al. ( 2013 ) . Total synthesis of the antitumor antibiotic (±)-streptonigrin: first- and second-generation routes for de novo pyridine formation using ring-closing metathesis . J Org Chem vol. 78 , ( 24 ) 12338 - 12350 .
Donohoe TJ, O'Riordan TJC, Peifer M, Jones CR, Miles TJ ( 2012 ) . Asymmetric synthesis of the fully elaborated pyrrolidinone core of oxazolomycin A . Organic Letters vol. 14 , ( 21 ) 5460 - 5463 .
Jones CR, Baruah PK, Thompson AL, Scheiner S, Smith MD ( 2012 ) . Can a C-H•••O interaction be a determinant of conformation? . Journal of the American Chemical Society vol. 134 , ( 29 ) 12064 - 12071 .
Neier R, Journot G, R. Jones C, Blangy V ( 2012 ) . The Hydrogenation of Heterocyclic Calix[4]arenes, a Transformation Leading to Novel Macrocyclic Ligands . Heterocycles vol. 85 , ( 4 )
Donohoe TJ, Jones CR, Barbosa LCA ( 2011 ) . Total synthesis of (±)-streptonigrin: De novo construction of a pentasubstituted pyridine using ring-closing metathesis . Journal of the American Chemical Society vol. 133 , ( 41 ) 16418 - 16421 .
Jones CR, Dan Panto G, Morrison AJ, Smith MD ( 2009 ) . Plagiarizing proteins: enhancing efficiency in asymmetric hydrogenbonding catalysis through positive cooperativity . Angewandte Chemie - International Edition vol. 48 , ( 40 ) 7391 - 7394 .
Jones CR, Qureshi MKN, Truscott FR, Hsu STD, Morrison AJ, Smith MD ( 2008 ) . A nonpeptidic reverse turn that promotes parallel sheet structure stabilized by C-H⋯O hydrogen bonds in a cyclopropane γ-peptide . Angewandte Chemie - International Edition vol. 47 , ( 37 ) 7099 - 7102 .