Alex Cresswell

Dr

20092022
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Research Output 2009 2018

2018
12 Citations (Scopus)

ESIPT-based fluorescence probe for the rapid detection of hypochlorite (HOCl/ClO-)

Wu, L., Yang, Q., Liu, L., Sedgwick, A. C., Cresswell, A. J., Bull, S. D., Huang, C. & James, T. D., 4 Jul 2018, In : Chemical Communications. 54, 61, p. 8522-8525 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Hypochlorous Acid
Fluorescence
Water
Logic gates
Potable water
2016
24 Citations (Scopus)

Room-temperature gold-catalysed arylation of heteroarenes: complementarity to palladium catalysis

Cresswell, A. J. & Lloyd-Jones, G. C., 26 Aug 2016, In : Chemistry - A European Journal. 22, 36, p. 12641-12645 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Silanes
Regioselectivity
Palladium
Oxidants
Gold
2015
82 Citations (Scopus)

Beyond the balz-schiemann reaction: The utility of tetrafluoroborates and boron trifluoride as nucleophilic fluoride sources

Cresswell, A. J., Davies, S. G., Roberts, P. M. & Thomson, J. E., 28 Jan 2015, In : Chemical Reviews. 115, 2, p. 566-611 46 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Fluorides
Stereoselectivity
Ions
Pyrolysis
Cations
54 Citations (Scopus)

Catalytic, Stereoselective Dihalogenation of Alkenes: Challenges and Opportunities

Cresswell, A. J., Eey, S. T. C. & Denmark, S. E., 21 Dec 2015, In : Angewandte Chemie-International Edition. 54, 52, p. 15642-15682 41 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Alkenes
Olefins
Bearings (structural)
Arsenals
Halogens
90 Citations (Scopus)

Catalytic, stereospecific syn-dichlorination of alkenes

Cresswell, A. J., Eey, S. T. C. & Denmark, S. E., 1 Feb 2015, In : Nature Chemistry. 7, 2, p. 146-152 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alkenes
Olefins
Chlorides
Organic Chemicals
Bromine
6 Citations (Scopus)

Pinacolatoboron fluoride (pinBF) is an efficient fluoride transfer agent for diastereoselective synthesis of benzylic fluorides

Cresswell, A. J., Davies, S. G., Figuccia, A. L. A., Fletcher, A. M., Heijnen, D., Lee, J. A., Morris, M. J., Kennett, A. M. R., Roberts, P. M. & Thomson, J. E., 3 Jun 2015, In : Tetrahedron Letters. 56, 23, p. 3373-3377 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fluorides
Epoxy Compounds
Acidity
Ions
Ligands
2013
53 Citations (Scopus)

Iron-catalyzed cross-coupling of unactivated secondary alkyl thio ethers and sulfones with aryl grignard reagents

Denmark, S. E. & Cresswell, A. J., 20 Dec 2013, In : Journal of Organic Chemistry. 78, 24, p. 12593-12628 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sulfones
Ethers
Iron
Sulfur Compounds
Nucleophiles
22 Citations (Scopus)

Re-engineering of the duocarmycin structural architecture enables bioprecursor development targeting CYP1A1 and CYP2W1 for biological activity

Sheldrake, H. M., Travica, S., Johansson, I., Loadman, P. M., Sutherland, M., Elsalem, L., Illingworth, N., Cresswell, A. J., Reuillon, T., Shnyder, S. D., Mkrtchian, S., Searcey, M., Ingelman-Sundberg, M., Patterson, L. H. & Pors, K., 8 Aug 2013, In : Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 56, 15, p. 6273-6277 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cytochrome P-450 CYP1A1
Libraries
Neoplasms
cyclopropapyrroloindole
4 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis and crystal structures of N-Aryl-N-methylaminocyclohexanols

Cresswell, A. J., Davies, S. G., Hewings, D. S., Kurosawa, W., Lee, J. A., Morris, M. J., Roberts, P. M., Thompson, A. L. & Thomson, J. E., Dec 2013, In : Journal of Chemical Crystallography. 43, 12, p. 646-654 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Crystal structure
X ray diffraction
cyclohexane
crystal structure
synthesis
2012
26 Citations (Scopus)

Diastereodivergent hydroxyfluorination of cyclic and acyclic allylic amines: Synthesis of 4-deoxy-4-fluorophytosphingosines

Cresswell, A. J., Davies, S. G., Lee, J. A., Morris, M. J., Roberts, P. M. & Thomson, J. E., 7 Sep 2012, In : Journal of Organic Chemistry. 77, 17, p. 7262-7281 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ammonium Compounds
Amines
Epoxidation
Epoxy Compounds
Alkenes
2011
16 Citations (Scopus)

Ring-opening hydrofluorination of 2,3- and 3,4-epoxy amines by HBF 4·OEt2: Application to the asymmetric synthesis of (S, S)-3-deoxy-3-fluorosafingol

Cresswell, A. J., Davies, S. G., Lee, J. A., Morris, M. J., Roberts, P. M. & Thomson, J. E., 3 Jun 2011, In : Journal of Organic Chemistry. 76, 11, p. 4617-4627 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Amines
Scalability
Temperature
2010
44 Citations (Scopus)

β-fluoroamphetamines via the stereoselective synthesis of benzylic fluorides

Cresswell, A. J., Davies, S. G., Lee, J. A., Roberts, P. M., Russell, A. J., Thomson, J. E. & Tyte, M. J., 2 Jul 2010, In : Organic Letters. 12, 13, p. 2936-2939 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

epoxy compounds
Epoxy Compounds
Fluorides
fluorides
rings
2009
56 Citations (Scopus)

Ammonium-directed oxidation of cyclic allylic and homoallylic amines

Bond, C. W., Cresswell, A. J., Davies, S. G., Fletcher, A. M., Kurosawa, W., Lee, J. A., Roberts, P. M., Russell, A. J., Smith, A. D. & Thomson, J. E., 4 Sep 2009, In : Journal of Organic Chemistry. 74, 17, p. 6735-6748 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ammonium Compounds
Amines
Epoxy Compounds
Oxidation