Ignatenko, Vasily A.; Han, Yong; and Tochtrop, Gregory P. " Direct Access to 6/5/7/5- and 6/7/5/5-Fused Tetracyclic Triterpenoids via Divergent Transannular Aldol Reaction of Lanosterol-Derived Diketone" J. Org. Chem. 2013, 78 (23), 12229–12235.
Ignatenko, Vasily A.; and Tochtrop, Gregory P. "Approach for Expanding Triterpenoid Complexity via Divergent Norrish-Yang Photocyclization" J. Org. Chem. 2013, 78 (8), 3821-3831.
Ignatenko, Vasily A.; Han, Yong; and Tochtrop, Gregory P. "Molecular Library Synthesis Using Complex Substrates: Expanding the Framework of Triterpenoids" J. Org. Chem. 2013, 78 (2), 410-418.
Ignatenko, Vasily A.; Zhang, Ping; and Viswanathan, Rajesh. "Step-economic synthesis of (±)- debromoflustramine A using indole C3 activation strategy" Tetrahedron Lett. 2011, 52 (12), 1269–1272.
Ignatenko, Vasily A.; Deligonul, Nihal; and Viswanathan, Rajesh. "Branch-Selective Synthesis of Oxindole and Indene Scaffolds: Transition Metal-Controlled Intramolecular Aryl Amidation Leading to C3 Reverse-Prenylated Oxindoles" Org. Lett. 2010, 12 (16), 3594–3597.
Selected Oral Presentations
"Photoassisted Diversity Oriented Synthesis of Structurally Unique Triterpenoid Analogues", 6th Annual Graduate Student Interdisciplinary Research Conference, November 3, 2012, Cleveland State University, OH.
"Diversity Oriented Synthesis with Natural Products: Alteration of Carbocyclic Skeleton of Bryonolic Acid", Meeting-In-Miniature, Cleveland Section of American Chemical Society, March 21, 2012, Oberlin College, OH.
Selected Poster Presentations
Vasily A. Ignatenko, Yong Han, and Gregory P. Tochtrop "Molecular Library Synthesis Using Complex Substrates: Expanding the Repertoire of Triterpenoids" 61st Gordon Research Conference on Natural Products, July 22-27, 2012, Andover, NH.
Vasilily A. Ignatenko, Yong Han, Dale Ray, and Gregory P. Tochtrop "Alteration of Bryonolic Acid Carbocyclic Skeleton" 42nd National Organic Chemistry Symposium, June 5-9, 2011, Princeton University, NJ.