Jianxian Gong
  • Jianxian Gong

  • CO-Principal Investigator, Associate Professor
  • Tel:+86-755-2603-2314
  • Email:gongjx@pkusz.edu.cn
  • Web:http://web.pkusz.edu.cn/yang
  • Education & Experience
    2015-                Associate Professor, Peking University Shenzhen Graduate School
    2013-                Associate Investigator, Peking University Shenzhen Graduate School
    (Co-PI of Prof. Zhen Yang’s research group)
    2013-2015        Postdoctoral Associate, Peking University
    2012-2013        Postdoctoral Associate, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    2007-2012        Ph.D.in Organic Chemistry, Peking University
    Advisor: Prof. Zhen Yang
    2005-2007        Research Assistant, Peking University Shenzhen Graduate School
    2001-2005        B.S. in Chemical Engineering, Jiangsu Polytechnic University
    Advisor: Prof. Ying Du
  • Awards & Honors
    2012        Peking University excellent doctoral dissertation award
    2012        Excellent Graduate of Beijing
    2012        Excellent Graduate of Peking University
    2010        Scholarship Award for Excellent Doctoral Student Granted by National Ministry of Education
    2010        First-Class Award Morningside Excellent Research Article Scholarship
    2009        First-Class Award Morningside Excellent Research Article Scholarship
    2009        Award for Creativity, Peking University
  • Research Fields
    Organic synthesis; Chemical biology; Bioorganic chemistry
  • Selected Publications
    1.  Gong, J.; Lin, G.; Sun, W.; Li, C.-C. *; Yang, Z. * “Total Synthesis of (±)-Maoecrystal V” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132, 16745. (Highlighted in Nature, Synfact, featured in Chemistry World.)
    2.  Rong, L.; Huang, J.; Shao, W.; Liu, S.; Lan, Y. *; Gong, J. *; Yang, Z. * “Asymmetric Total Synthesis of (-)-Lingzhiol via a Rh-catalysed [3+2] cycloaddition” Nat. Commun. 2014, 5, 5707.
    3.  Tan, C.; Chen, W.; Mu, X.; Chen, Q.; Gong, J. *; Luo, T. *; Yang, Z. * “Synthetic Progress toward Azadirachtins. 2. Enantio- and Diastereoselective Synthesis of the Right-Wing Fragment of 11-epi-Azadirachtin I” Org. Lett. 2015, 17, 2338.
    4.  Li, S.; Li, F.; Gong, J. *; Yang, Z. * “Palladium-Catalyzed Carbonylative Cyclization of Aryl Alkenes/Alkenols: A New Reaction Mode for the Synthesis of Electron-Rich Chromanes” Org. Lett. 2015, 17, 1240.
    5.  Li, J.; Tan, C.; Gong, J. *; Yang, Z. * “Palladium-Catalyzed Oxidative Rearrangement of Tertiary Allylic Alcohols to Enones with Oxygen in Aqueous Solvent”. Org. Lett. 2014, 16, 5370.
    6.  Zhang, W.; Lin, G.; Shao, W.; Gong, J. *; Yang, Z. * “Total Synthesis of Maoecrystal V” Chem. Asian J. 2015,10, 902.
    7.  Shen, H.; Fu, J.; Gong, J. *; Yang, Z. * “Tunable and Chemoselective Syntheses of Dihydroisobenzofurans and Indanones via Rhodium-Catalyzed Tandem Reactions of 2-Triazole-benzaldehydes and 2-Triazole-alkylaryl Ketones”. Org. Lett. 2014, 16, 5588.
    8.  Zhang, Y.; Gong, J. *; Yang, Z. * “Efficient Total Synthesis of Bioactive Natural Products: A Personal Record”. Chem. Rec. 2014, 14, 606.
    9.  Gong, J.; Lin, G.; Li, C.-C. *; Yang, Z. * “Synthetic Study toward the Total Synthesis of Maoecrystal V”. Org. Lett. 2009, 11, 4770.