Todd Wenderski
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Cancer Pharmacology Postdoctoral Trainee, 2011–2012

PhD, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2010

BS, Colorado School of Mines, 2004


  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.
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  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 ]