Debarshi Pratihar, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow (2008 - 2012)
Debarshi Pratihar

Senior Research Scientist, 2012–present
Albany Molecular Research, Singapore Research Centre

PhD, Purdue University, 2007

MS, IIT–Kharagpur, 2001

BS, University of Calcutta, 1999

Publications

  1. Tailored α-methylene-γ-butyrolactones and their effects on growth suppression in pancreatic carcinoma cells.
    Ramachandran, P. V.*; Pratihar, D.; Nair, H. N.; Walters, M.; Smith, S.; Yip-Schneider, M. T.; Wu, H.; Schmidt, C. M. Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2010, 20, 6620–6623.
    Abstract ]

  2. Asymmetric aldol reaction with diisopinocampheyl enolborinates of propionates.
    Ramachandran, P. V.*; Pratihar, D. Org. Lett. 2009, 11, 1467–1470.
    Abstract | PubMed ]

  3. Effects of gabapentin on cocaine self-administration, cocaine-triggered relapse and cocaine-enhanced nucleus accumbens dopamine in rats.
    Peng, X. Q.; Li, X.; Li, J.; Ramachandran, P. V.; Gagare, P. D.; Pratihar, D.; Ashby, C. R.; Gardner, W. L.; Xi, Z.-X.* Drug Alcohol Depend. 2008, 97, 207–215.
    Abstract ]

  4. Synthesis of (E)- and (Z)-α-alkylidene-γ-aryl-γ-butyrolactones via alkenylalumination of oxiranes.
    Ramachandran, P. V.*; Garner, G.; Pratihar, D. Org. Lett. 2007, 9, 4753–4756.
    Abstract | PubMed ]

  5. Acidity-directed synthesis of substituted γ-butyrolactones from aliphatic aldehydes.
    Ramachandran, P. V.*; Pratihar, D. Org. Lett. 2007, 9, 2087–2090.
    Abstract | PubMed ]

  6. Control of stereochemistry: A general synthesis of cis- or trans-β,γ-Disubstituted-γ-butyrolactones following Z-crotylboration.
    Ramachandran, P. V.*; Pratihar, D.; Biswas, D. Org. Lett. 2006, 8, 3877–3879.
    Abstract | PubMed ]

  7. Studies towards the synthesis of epothilone A via organoboranes.
    Ramachandran, P. V.*; Jonnalagadda, S. C.; Bodhuri, P.; Pratihar, D.; Reddy, M. V. R. Org. Biomol. Chem. 2005, 20, 3812–3824.
    Abstract | PubMed ]

  8. Synthesis of 4-substituted homoallylic alcohols via a one-pot tandem Lewis-acid catalyzed crotylboration-[3,3]-sigmatropic rearrangement.
    Ramachandran, P. V.*; Pratihar, D.; Biswas, D. Chem. Commun. 2005, 15, 1988–1989.
    Abstract | PubMed ]

  9. Novel functionalized trisubstituted allylboronates via Hosomi-Miyaura borylation of functionalized allyl acetates.
    Ramachandran, P. V.*; Pratihar, D.; Biswas, D.; Srivastava, A.; Reddy, M. V. R. Org. Lett. 2004, 6, 481–484.
    Abstract | PubMed ]

  10. Stereoselective synthesis of the C7-C21 segment of epothilone A via asymmetric alkoxyallyl- and crotylboration.
    Ramachandran, P. V.*; Jonnalagadda, S. C.; Bodhuri, P.; Pratihar, D.; Reddy, M. V. R. Tetrahedron Lett. 2003, 44, 3745–3748.
    Abstract ]