Representative Publications

  1. Deng JR, Lai NCH, Kung KKY, Yang B, Chung SF, Leung ASL, Choi MC, Leung YC, Wong MK. N-Terminal selective modification of peptides and proteins using 2-ethynylbenzaldehydes. Communications Chemistry, 2020, 3(1), 67.
  2. Deng JR, Chung SF, Leung, ASL, Yip WM, Yang B, Choi MC, Cui JF, Kung KKY, Zhang Z, Lo KW, Leung YC, Wong MK. Chemoselective and photocleavable cysteine modification of peptides and proteins using isoxazoliniums. Communications Chemistry. 2019; 2(1): 93.
  3. Sit HY, Yang B, Kung KKY, Tam JS-L, Wong MK. Fluorescent Labelling of Glycans with FRET-Based Probes in a Gold(III)-Mediated Three-Component Coupling Reaction. ChemPlusChem. 2019; 84(11):173943.
  4. Jiang JJ, Cui JF, Yang B, Ning Y, Lai NCH, Wong MK. Chiral Cyclometalated Oxazoline Gold(III) Complex-Catalyzed Asymmetric Carboalkoxylation of Alkynes. Organic Letters. 2019; 21(16): 6289-94.
  5. Deng JR, Chan WC, Chun-Him Lai N, Yang B, Tsang CS, Chi-Bun Ko B, Lai-Fung Chan S, Wong MK. Photosensitizer-free visible light-mediated gold-catalysed cis-difunctionalization of silyl-substituted alkynes. Chemical Science. 2017;8(11):7537-44.
  6. Cui JF, Ko HM, Shing KP, Deng JR, Lai NCH, Wong MK. C,O-Chelated BINOL/Gold(III) Complexes: Synthesis and Catalysis with Tunable Product Profiles. Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. 2017;56(11):3074-9.
  7. Wong KF, Deng JR, Wei XQ, Shao SP, Xiang DP, Wong MK. Visual detection of formaldehyde by highly selective fluorophore labeling via gold(III) complex-mediated three-component coupling reaction. Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry. 2015;13(27):7408-11.
  8. Kung KKY, Ko HM, Cui JF, Chong HC, Leung YC, Wong MK. Cyclometalated gold(III) complexes for chemoselective cysteine modification via ligand controlled C—S bond-forming reductive elimination. Chemical Communications. 2014;50(80):11899-902.
  9. Kung KKY, Wong KF, Leung KC, Wong MK. N-terminal α-amino group modification of peptides by an oxime formation-exchange reaction sequence. Chemical Communications. 2013;49(61):6888-90.
  10. Ko HM, Kung KKY, Cui JF, Wong MK. Bis-cyclometallated gold(III) complexes as efficient catalysts for synthesis of propargylamines and alkylated indoles. Chemical Communications. 2013;49(78):8869-71.

Book Chapters

  1. Book Chapter Title: Asymmetric Epoxidation Catalyzed by Chiral Ketones.
    Man Kin Wong, Yiu Chung Yip and Dan Yang
    In the book "Asymmetric Catalysis from Chinese Perspective"
    Springer, 2011
    Editor: Prof. Shengming Ma