Rashad Karimov, PhD

TPCB Rotation Student

Rashad Karimov

Start Year


Postdoctoral Fellow with Prof. John A. Hartwig
Department of Chemistry
University of California, Berkeley

Graduate Student with Prof. David Y. Gin
Sloan Kettering Institute

PhD, Weill Cornell Medical College, 2014
Tri-Institutional PhD Program in Chemical Biology

MS, University of Minnesota Duluth, 2007

BS, Lomonosov Moscow State University, 2005

Thesis: Synthetic Studies on Immunoadjuvant Jujuboside A. Total Synthesis of 23-epi-jujubogenin., April 29, 2014

4) Koposov, A. Y.; Karimov, R. R.; Pronin, A. A.; Skrupskaya, T.; Yusubov, M. S.; Zhdankin, V. V.* “RuCl3-catalyzed oxidation of iodoarenes with peracetic acid: New facile preparation of iodylarenes.” J. Org. Chem. 2006, 71, 9912-9914.

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3) Koposov, A. Y.; Karimov, R. R.; Geraskin, I. M.; Nemykin, V. N.; Zhdankin, V. V.* “2-Iodylphenol ethers: preparation, x-ray crystal structure, and reactivity of new hypervalent iodine(V) oxidizing reagents.” J. Org. Chem. 2006, 71, 8452-8458.

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2) Yusubov, M. S.; Chi, K.-W.; Park, J. Y.; Karimov, R. R.; Zhdankin, V. V.* “Highly efficient RuCl3-catalyzed disproportionation of (diacetoxyiodo)benzene to iodylbenzene and iodobenzene; leading to the efficient oxidation of alcohols to carbonyl compounds.” Tetrahedron Lett. 2006, 47, 6305-6308.

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1) Averina, E. B.; Karimov, R. R.; Sedenkova, K. N.; Grishin, Y. K.; Kuznetzova, T. S.; Zefirov, N. S.* “Carbenoid rearrangement of gem-dihalogenospiropentanes.” Tetrahedron 2006, 62, 8814-8821.

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