Renato Bauer, PhD

Graduate Student (2007 - 2011)
Renato Bauer

Research Scientist, 2013-present
Eli Lilly and Company
Indianapolis, Indiana

Postdoctoral Fellow, 2011–2013
with Prof. Andrew G. Myers
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Harvard University

PhD, Weill Cornell Medical College, 2011
Tri-Institutional Training Program in Chemical Biology

BS, Stonehill College, 2005

Thesis: Strategies for the Synthesis of Scaffolds Found in Natural Products, January 28, 2011


  1. Biomimetic diversity-oriented synthesis of benzannulated medium rings via ring expansion.
    Bauer, R. A.; Wenderski, T. A.; Tan, D. S.* Nat. Chem. Biol. 2013, 9, 21–29.
    Abstract | PubMed | PMC ]

  2. Solid-phase synthesis and chemical space analysis of a 190-membered alkaloid/terpenoid-like library.
    Moura-Letts, G.; DiBlasi, C. M.; Bauer, R. A.; Tan, D. S.* Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 2011, 108, 6745–6750.
    Abstract | PubMed | PMC ]

  3. The tert-butylsulfinamide lynchpin in transition-metal-mediated multiscaffold library synthesis.
    Bauer, R. A.; DiBlasi, C. M.; Tan, D. S.* Org. Lett. 2010, 12, 2084–2087.
    Abstract | PubMed | PMC ]

  4. Expanding the range of ‘druggable’ targets with natural product-based libraries: An academic perspective.
    Bauer, R. A.; Wurst, J. M.; Tan, D. S.* Curr. Opin. Chem. Biol. 2010, 14, 308–314.
    Abstract | PubMed | PMC ]

News Articles

Trends in Chemical Biology 2009
NYAS eBriefing
The year-end meeting of the Chemical Biology Discussion Group, held June 1, 2009, highlighted the diverse spokes of chemical biology around a central theme: biomolecular recognition.
[Overview (free) | Meeting report (membership req'd)]
Renato Bauer's seminar: Asymmetric Synthesis of a Multiscaffold Library for Discovery Screening
[Video (membership req'd)]