Publications 2021-2024

125. Triplet-Triplet Energy Transfer: A Simple Strategy for an Efficient Visible Light-Induced Photoclick Reactio

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2024, ASAP

Y. Fu, G. Alachouzos, N. A. Simeth, M. Di Donato, M. F. Hilbers, W. J. Buma, W. Szymanski,* B. L. Feringa*

124. Visible Light Control over the Cytolytic Activity of a Toxic Pore-Forming Protein

ACS Chem. Bio. 2024, 19, 451-461

J. Volaric, N. J. van der Heide, N. L. Mutter, D. F. Samplonius, W. Helfrich, G. Maglia*, W. Szymanski*, and B. L. Feringa*

123. Photocontrol of the ß-Hairpin Polypeptide Structure through an Optimized Azobenzene-Based Amino Acid Analogue

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2024, 146, 2062-2071

R. Parlato, J. Volaric, A. Lasorsa, M. Bagherpoor Helabad, P. Kobauri, G. Jain, M. Miettinen, B. L. Feringa,* W. Szymanski,* P. C. A. van der Wel*

122. The Fate of the Contact Ion Pair Determines the Photochemistry of Coumarin-Based Photocleavable Protecting Groups

Chem. Sci. 2024, 15, 2062-2073

A. M. Schulte, G. Alachouzos,* W. Szymanski,* Ben L. Feringa,*

121. Cation Delocalization and Photo-isomerization Enhance the Uncaging Quantum Yield of a Photocleavable Protecting Group

Chem. Comm. 2024, 60, 578-581

A. M. Schulte, L. M. Smid, G. Alachouzos, W. Szymanski,* Ben L. Feringa,*

120. Towards molecular imaging-guided intervention theatres in oncology (Editorial)

EJNMMI 2023, editorial

J. Vonk, S. Kruijff, R. H. J. A. Slart, W. Szymanski, M. J. H. Witjes, A. W. J. M. Glaudemans*

119. Development of a smart MRI and CEST contrast agent for the imaging of sulfatase activity

Pharmaceuticals 2023, 16, 1439

I. M. Welleman, F. Reeßing, H. H. Boersma, R. A.J.O. Dierckx, B. L. Feringa, W. Szymanski*

118. Efficient, Near-infrared Light-induced Photoclick Reaction enabled by Upconversion Nanoparticles

Adv. Funct. Mater. 2023, ASAP

Y. Fu, K. Wu, G. Alachouzos, N. A. Simeth, T. Freese, M. Falkowski, W. Szymanski,* H. Zhang,* B. L. Feringa*

117. Mechanistic basis for red light switching of azonium ions

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2023, 145, 36, 19894–19902

M. Medved, M. Di Donato, W. J. Buma, A. D. Laurent, L. Lameijer, T. Hrivnák, I. Romanov, S. Tran, B. L. Feringa, W. Szymanski,* G. A. Woolley*

116. Establishing PQ-ERA Photoclick Reactions with Unprecedented Efficiency by Engineering of the Nature of the Phenanthraquinone Triplet State

Chem. Sci. 2023, 14, 7465-7474

Y. Fu, G. Alachouzos, N. A. Simeth, M. Di Donato, M. F. Hilbers, W. J. Buma,* W. Szymanski,* B. L. Feringa*

115. Rational Design in Photopharmacology with Molecular Photoswitches

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2023, 62, e202300681

P. Kobauri, F. J. Dekker, W. Szymanski,* B. L. Feringa*

114. Activiteit van geneesmiddelen reguleren met licht

Ned. Tijdschr. Geneeskd. 2023, 167, D7444

I. M. Welleman, W. Szymanski*

113. Molecular engineering to enhance reactivity and selectivity in an ultrafast photoclick reaction

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2023, 62, e202218203

Y. Fu, N. A. Simeth, R. Toyoda, R. Brilmayer, W. Szymanski,* B. L. Feringa*

112. Patient-derived parathyroid organoids as a tracer and drug-screening application model

Stem Cell Rep. 2022, 17, 2518-2530

M. E. Noltes. L. H.J.Sondorp, L. Kracht, I. F. Antunes, R. Wardenaar, W. Kelder, A. Kemper, W. Szymanski, W. T. Zandee, L. Jansen, A. H. Brouwers, R. P. Coppes, S. Kruijff

111. Design and Synthesis of Visible Light-responsive Azobenzene Building Blocks for Chemical Biology

J. Org. Chem. 2022, 87, 14319–14333

J. Volaric, J. Buter, A. M. Schulte, K.-O. van den Berg, E. Santamaría-Aranda, W. Szymanski,* B. L. Feringa*

110. Photoswitchable, Water-soluble Bis-azobenzene Cross-linkers with Enhanced Properties for Biological Applications

ChemPhotoChem 2022, 6, e202200170

J. Volaric, S. Thallmair, B. L. Feringa,* W. Szymanski*

109. A Strategy for Engineering High Photolysis Efficiency of Photocleavable Protecting Groups Through Cation Stabilization

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2022, 144, 12421-12430

A. Schulte, G. Alachouzos,* W. Szymanski,* and B.L. Feringa*

108. Light-Control over Casein Kinase 1delta Activity with Photopharmacology: A Clear Case for Arylazopyrazole-Based Inhibitors

Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2022, 23, 5326

A. Schulte, D. Kolarski, V. Sundaram, A. Srivastava, F. Tama, B.L. Feringa,* W. Szymanski*

107. Hypothesis-Driven, Structure-based Design in Photopharmacology: the Case of eDHFR Inhibitors

J. Med. Chem. 2022, 65, 4798–4817

P. Kobauri, N. Galenkamp, A. Schulte, J. de Vries, N. A. Simeth, G. Maglia, S. Thallmair, D. Kolarski, W. Szymanski,* B. L. Feringa*

106. A proof-of-concept study on the use of a fluorescein-based 18F-tracer for pretargeted PET

EJNMMI Radiopharmacy and Chemistry 2022, 7, 3

H. Helbert, E. M. Ploeg, D. F. Samplonius, S. N. Blok, I. F. Antunes, V. I. Böhmer, G. Luurtsema, R. A. J. O. Dierckx, B. L. Feringa, P. H. Elsinga,* W. Szymanski,* W. Helfrich

105. Computational Design, Synthesis, and Photochemistry of Cy7PPG, an Efficient NIR-Activated Photolabile Protecting Group for Therapeutic Applications

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2022, 61, e202201308

G. Alachouzos, A. M. Schulte, A. Mondal, W. Szymanski,* B. L Feringa*

104. Targeted optical fluorescence imaging: a meta-narrative review and future perspectives

EJNMMI 2021, 48, 4272–4292

H. M. Schouw, L. A. Huisman, Y. F. Janssen, R. H. J. A. Slart, R. J. H. Borra, A. T. M. Willemsen, A. H. Brouwers, J. M. van Dijl, R. A. Dierckx, G. M. van Dam, W. Szymanski, H. H. Boersma, S. Kruijff*

103. Phenylimino Indolinone: a Green Light Responsive T-Type Photoswitch Exhibiting Negative Photochromism

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2021, 60, 25290-25295

Stefano Crespi,* Nadja A. Simeth, Mariangela Di Donato, Sandra Doria, Charlotte N. Stindt, Michiel F. Hilbers, Ferdinand L. Kiss, Ryojun Toyoda, Sammo Wesseling, Wybren Jan Buma, Ben L. Feringa,* Wiktor Szymanski*

102. Molecular photoswitches in aqueous environments

Chem. Soc. Rev. 2021, 50, 12377 - 12449

Jana Volaric, Wiktor Szymanski, Nadja A. Simeth,* Ben L. Feringa*

101. Let’s embrace optical imaging: a growing branch on the clinical molecular imaging tree (Editorial)

EJNMMI 2021, 48, 4120–4128

Milou E. Noltes, Gooitzen M. van Dam, Wouter B. Nagengast, Pieter J. van der Zaag, Riemer H. J. A. Slart, Wiktor Szymanski, Schelto Kruijff, Rudi A. J. O. Dierckx*

100. Ultrafast Photoclick Reaction for Selective 18F-Positron Emission Tomography Tracer Synthesis in Flow

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2021, 143, 10041-10047

Youxin Fu, Hugo Helbert, Nadja A. Simeth, Stefano Crespi, Gerbren B. Spoelstra, Jan Maarten van Dijl, Marleen van Oosten, Luiza Reali Nazario, Dion van der Born, Gert Luurtsema, Wiktor Szymanski,* Philip H. Elsinga,* Ben L. Feringa*

99. Rational Design of a Photoswitchable DNA Glue Enabling High Regulatory Function and Supramolecular Chirality Transfer

Chem. Sci. 2021, 12, 9207-9220

Nadja A. Simeth, Shotaro Kobayashi, Piermichele Kobauri, Stefano Crespi, Wiktor Szymanski, Kazuhiko Nakatani,* Chikara Dohno,* and Ben L. Feringa*

98. Reversible Modulation of Circadian Time with Chronophotopharmacology

Nat. Comm. 2021, 12, 3164

Dušan Kolarski, Carla Miró Vinyals, Akiko Sugiyama, Ashutosh Srivastava, Daisuke Ono, Yoshiko Nagai, Mui Iida, Kenichiro Itami, Florence Tama, Wiktor Szymanski,* Tsuyoshi Hirota,* Ben L. Feringa*

97. Mechanism of Resistance Development in E. coli against TCAT, a Trimethoprim-Based Photoswitchable Antibiotic

Pharmaceuticals 2021, 14, 392

Anna I. Lauxen, Piermichele Kobauri, Michael Wegener, Mickel J. Hansen, Nicole S. Galenkamp, Giovanni Maglia, Wiktor Szymanski,* Ben L. Feringa* and Oscar P. Kuipers*

96. Biaryl sulfonamides as cisoid azosteres for photopharmacology

Chem. Comm. 2021, 57, 4126-4129

Piermichele Kobauri, Wiktor Szymanski,* Fangyuan Cao, Sebastian Thallmair, Siewert J. Marrink, Martin D. Witte, Frank J. Dekker* and Ben L. Feringa*

95. Reductive stability evaluation of 6-azopurine photoswitches for the regulation of CKIa activity and circadian rhythm

Org. Biomol. Chem. 2021, 19, 2312 - 2321

Dušan Kolarski, Akiko Sugiyama, Theo Rodat, Albert Schulte, Christian Peifer, Kenichiro Itami, Tsuyoshi Hirota,* Ben L. Feringa,* and Wiktor Szymanski*

94. Tailoring the optical and dynamic properties of iminothioindoxyl photoswitches through acidochromism

Chem. Sci. 2021, 12, 4588-4598

Miroslav Medved,* Mark W. H. Hoorens, Mariangela Di Donato, Adčle D. Laurent, Jiayun Fan, Maria Taddei, Michiel Hilbers, Ben L. Feringa, Wybren Jan Buma, Wiktor Szymanski*

93. Photopharmacological Manipulation of Mammalian CRY1 for Regulation of the Circadian Clock

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2021, 143, 2078–2087

Dušan Kolarski, Simon Miller, Tsuyoshi Oshima, Yoshiko Nagai, Yugo Aoki, Piermichele Kobauri, Ashutosh Srivastava, Akiko Sugiyama, Kazuma Amaike, Ayato Sato, Florence Tama, Wiktor Szymanski, Ben L. Feringa,* Kenichiro Itami,* and Tsuyoshi Hirota*

92. Structural Aspects of Photopharmacology: Insight into the Binding of Photoswitchable and Photocaged Inhibitors to the Glutamate Transporter

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2021, 143, 1513–1520

Valentina Arkhipova, Haigen Fu, Mark W. H. Hoorens, Gianluca Trinco, Lucien N. Lameijer, Egor Marin, Ben L. Feringa, Gerrit J. Poelarends, Wiktor Szymanski,* Dirk J. Slotboom,* and Albert Guskov*

91. Multivalent Probes in Molecular Imaging: Reality or Future?

Trends Mol. Med. 2021, 27, 379-393

Verena I. Boehmer, Wiktor Szymanski, Ben L. Feringa, Philip H. Elsinga*

90. Cross-coupling of [11C]methyllithium for 11C-labeled PET tracer synthesis

Chem. Comm. 2021, 57, 203-206

Hugo Helbert, Inęs Farinha Antunes, Gert Luurtsema, Wiktor Szymanski, Ben L. Feringa,* Philip H. Elsinga*