Todd Wenderski, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow (2010 - 2014)
Todd Wenderski

Research Scientist, 2014–present
Gilead Sciences
Foster City, California

Cancer Pharmacology Postdoctoral Trainee, 2011–2012

PhD, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2010

BS, Colorado School of Mines, 2004

Publications

  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. A diastereoselective formal synthesis of berkelic acid.
    Wenderski, T. A.; Marsini, M. A.; Pettus, T. R.* Org. Lett. 2011, 13, 118–121.
    Abstract | PubMed | PMC ]

  3. Synthesis of 2,2-disubstituted pentalenes and indenes by a useful modification to Nakamura's DMCP [3+2]-cycloaddition protocol.
    Wenderski, T. A.; DeNatale, V.; Pettus, T. R. R.* Synlett 2009, 2637–2642.
    Abstract | PubMed | PMC ]

  4. Enantioselective total synthesis of all of the known chiral cleroindicins (C–F): Clarification among optical rotations and assignments.
    Wenderski, T. A.; Huang, S.; Pettus, T. R. R.* J. Org. Chem. 2009, 74, 4104–4109.
    Abstract | PubMed | PMC ]

  5. Seduced by a siren's call: Expanding applications for aromatic compounds by the synthesis of (+)-rishirilide B.
    Wenderski, T.; Pettus, T. R. R.* In Strategies and Tactics in Organic Synthesis; Harmata, M., Ed.; Elsevier: Oxford, UK, 2008; Vol. 7, pp 460–488.
    Link ]

  6. Pd catalyzed coupling of 1,2-dibromoarenes and anilines: Formation of N,N-diaryl-o-phenylenediamines.
    Wenderski, T.; Light, K. M.; Ogrin, D.; Bott, S. G.; Harlan, C. J.* Tetrahedron Lett. 2004, 45, 6851–6853.
    Abstract ]