Selected Publications

Chem Commun 2023, 59, 330-333. L Hallen, A Horan, B Twamley, E M McGarrigle* and S M Draper*Accessing unsymmetrical Ru(II) bipyridine complexes: a versatile synthetic mechanism for fine tuning photophysical properties. DOI:

Chem Sci 2021, 12, 10070-10075.Stereoselective β-mannosylations and β-rhamnosylations from glycosyl hemiacetals mediated by lithium iodide. DOI: 10.1039/D1SC01300A

Chem Sci 2019, 10, 508-514. G A BradshawA C ColganN P AllenI PongenerM B BolandY Ortin and E M McGarrigle* — Stereoselective organocatalyzed glycosylations – thiouracil, thioureas and monothiophthalimide act as Brønsted acid catalysts at low loadings. DOI: 10.1039/C8SC02788A

Angew Chem Int Ed 2014, 53, 8190-8194. E I Balmond, D Benito-Alifonso, D M Coe, R W Alder, E M McGarrigle*, M C Galan* — A 3,4-trans-Fused Cyclic Protecting Group Facilitates α-Selective Catalytic Synthesis of 2-Deoxyglycosides. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201403543

J Am Chem Soc 2013, 135, 11951–11966. I Illa, M Namutebi, C Saha, M Ostovar, C C Chen, M F Haddow, S Nocquet-Thibault, M Lusi, E M McGarrigle,* V K Aggarwal* — Practical and Highly Selective Sulfur Ylide-Mediated Asymmetric Epoxidations and Aziridinations Using a Cheap and Readily Available Chiral Sulfide: Extensive Studies To Map Out Scope, Limitations, and Rationalization of Diastereo- and Enantioselectivities. DOI: 10.1021/ja405073w

Angew Chem Int Ed 2012, 51, 9152–9155. E I Balmond, D M Coe, M C Galan,* E M McGarrigle* — α-Selective Organocatalytic Synthesis of 2-Deoxygalactosides. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201204505

Org Lett 2011, 13, 3060–3063. E M McGarrigle,* S P Fritz, L Favereau, M Yar, V K Aggarwal* — An Efficient Synthesis of Imidazolinium salts using Vinyl Sulfonium Salts. DOI: 10.1021/ol2009472

J Am Chem Soc 2010, 132, 1828–1830.O Illa, M Arshad, A Ros, E M McGarrigle, V K Aggarwal* — ‘Practical and highly selective sulfur ylide mediated asymmetric epoxidations and aziridinations using an inexpensive, readily available chiral sulfide. Applications to the synthesis of quinine and quinidine.’ DOI: 10.1021/ja9100276 [The sulfide described is now available in either enantiomeric form from TCI, Cat no: T2578 and T2579. The paper was highlighted by ACS Noteworthy Chemistry (March 15, 2010) and the ‘]