Publications

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Refereed Journal Articles

18. Hunter L., "α,β-Difluoro-γ-amino acids: synthesis and applications," Chimica Oggi 2012, 30, 20.

17. Wang Z., Hunter L., "Synthesis of difluorinated β- and γ-amino acids: investigation of a challenging deoxyfluorination reaction," Journal of Fluorine Chemistry 2012, in press.

16. Harty D.S., Farahani R.M., Simonian M.R., Hunter L., Hunter N., "Streptococcus gordonii FSS2 Challisin affects fibrin clot formation by digestion of the αC region and cleavage of the N-terminal region of the Bβ chains of fibrinogen," Thrombosis and Haemostasis 2012, 108, 236.

15. Hunter L., Butler S., Ludbrook S.B., "Solid phase synthesis of peptides containing backbone-fluorinated amino acids," submitted.

14. Yamamoto I., Jordan M. J. T., Gavande N., Doddareddy M. R., Chebib M., Hunter L., "The enantiomers of syn-2,3-difluoro-4-aminobutyric acid elicit opposite responses at the GABAC receptor," Chemical Communications, 2012, 48, 829. [link]

13. Hunter L., Chung J. H. "Total synthesis of unguisin A," Journal of Organic Chemistry 2011, 76, 5502.

12. Hunter L., Jolliffe K. A., Jordan M. J. T., Jensen P., Macquart R. B., "Synthesis and conformational analysis of α,β-difluoro-γ-amino acid derivatives," Chemistry: A European Journal 2011, 17, 2340.

11. Hunter L., Condie G. C., Harding M. M., "Reversible aqueous metathesis reactions for potential application in dynamic combinatorial chemistry," Tetrahedron Letters 2010, 51, 5064.

10. Hunter L., "The C-F bond as a conformational tool in organic and biological chemistry," Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry 2010, 6, doi: 10.3762/bjoc.6.38 [ONE OF THE TOP 10 MOST-ACCESSED BJOC ARTICLES FOR 2010]

9. Hunter L., Kirsch P., Slawin A. M. Z., O'Hagan D., "Synthesis and structure of stereoisomeric multi-vicinal hexafluoroalkanes," Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2009, 48, 5457.

8. Hunter L., Kirsch P., Hamilton J. T. G., O'Hagan D., "The multi-vicinal fluoroalkane motif: an examination of 2,3,4,5-tetrafluorohexane stereoisomers," Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry 2008, 6, 3105.

7. Hunter L., O'Hagan D., "Multi-vicinal fluoroalkanes: a new class of organofluorine compounds," Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry 2008, 6, 2843. [FRONT COVER ARTICLE]

6. Hunter L., Kirsch P., Slawin A. M. Z., O'Hagan D., "Synthesis and conformation of multi-vicinal fluoroalkane diastereoisomers," Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2007, 46, 7887.

5. Hunter L., Slawin A. M. Z., O'Hagan D., "Enantioselective synthesis of an all-syn four vicinal fluorine motif," Journal of the American Chemical Society 2006, 128, 16422.

4. Hunter L., McLeod M. D., Hutton C. A., "Synthesis of the β-hydroxydopa-γ-hydroxy-δ-sulfinylnorvaline component of ustiloxins A and B," Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry 2005, 3, 732.

3. Hutchins L., Hunter L., Ehya N., Gibbs M. D., Bergquist P. L., Hutton C. A., "Highly enantioselective recombinant thermoalkalophilic lipases from Geobacillus and Bacillus sp.," Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 2004, 15, 2975.

2. Hunter L., Hutton C. A., "Preparation of selectively protected L-DOPA derivatives: oxidation of tyrosine-3-boronates," Australian Journal of Chemistry 2003, 56, 1095. [FRONT COVER ARTICLE]

1. Sunna A., Hunter L., Hutton C. A., Bergquist P. L., "Biochemical characterization of a recombinant thermoalkalophilic lipase and assessment of its substrate enantioselectivity," Enzyme and Microbial Technology 2002, 31, 472.

Conference Presentations

15. Hunter L., "Fluorinated amino acids: building blocks for the synthesis of shape-controlled bioactive peptides," [lecture] International Conference on Organic Synthesis, Melbourne, Australia, 2012

14. Hunter L., "Fluorinated amino acids: building blocks for the synthesis of shape-controlled bioactive peptides" [invited lecture], ACS Spring Meeting, San Diego, US, 2012.

13. Hunter L., "Fluorinated amino acids: building blocks for the synthesis of shape-controlled bioactive peptides" [lecture], Biomolecular at the Beach, Torquay, Australia, 2011.

12. Hunter L., "Total synthesis of unguisin A" [lecture], RACI Natural Products Symposium, Wollongong, Australia, 2011.

11. Hunter L., "Total synthesis of unguisin A" [lecture], International Symposium on the Chemistry of Natural Products, Brisbane, Australia, 2011.

10. Hunter L., "Selective fluorination chemistry: a tool for creating bioactive shape-controlled peptides" [poster], Southern Highlands Conference on Heterocyclic Chemistry, Moss Vale, Australia, 2010.

9. Hunter L., "Selective fluorination chemistry: a tool for creating bioactive shape-controlled peptides" [lecture], European Symposium on Fluorine Chemistry, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 2010.

8. Hunter L., "Selective fluorination chemistry: a tool for creating bioactive shape-controlled peptides" [lecture], Royal Australian Chemical Institute National Convention, Melbourne, Australia, 2010.

7. Hunter L., "Using organofluorine chemistry to control molecular conformation" [lecture], Royal Australian Chemical Institute NSW Organic Meeting, Sydney, Australia, 2009.

6. Hunter L., O'Hagan D., "Synthesis and conformation of multi-vicinal fluoroalkane diastereoisomers" [lecture] International Conference on Fluorine Chemistry, Prague, Czech Republic, 2007.

5. Hunter L., O'Hagan D. "Four vicinal fluorines" [poster], European Symposium on Fluorine Chemistry, Bremen, Germany, 2006.

4. Hunter L., O'Hagan D., "Four vicinal fluorines" [poster], Royal Society of Chemistry Fluorine Group Meeting, Manchester, United Kingdom, 2006.

3. Hunter L.; Hutton C. A., "Towards the total synthesis of ustiloxin A" [lecture], Royal Australian Chemical Institute National Convention, Cairns, Australia, 2004.

2. Hunter L.; Hutton C. A., "Towards the total synthesis of ustiloxin A" [poster], Royal Australian Chemical Institute Organic Conference, Lorne, Australia, 2003.

1. Hunter L.; Hutton C. A., "Towards the total synthesis of ustiloxin A" [poster], International Conference on Organic Synthesis, Christchurch, New Zealand, 2002.

Outreach

3. Hunter L., "Molecular origami with fluorine chemistry," Chemistry in Australia, October 2011.

2. Hunter L., "Molecular origami with fluorine chemistry," The University of Sydney ChemNews Alumni magazine, 2011, issue 18: http://sydney.edu.au/science/chemistry/alumni/pdfs/issue18_2011.pdf

1. Guest interview on a popular science podcast: "Molecular Design," The Mr Science Show, Episode 101, 2009: http://www.mrscienceshow.com/2009/03/ep-101-molecular-design.html